Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Feb, 2015 |    No of Pages: 20 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides a comprehensive insight into the company’s history, corporate strategy, business structure and operations. The report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on the company’s key employees, key competitors and major products and services.

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- Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy – GlobalData’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
- SWOT analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
- Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries – A list of key locations and subsidiaries of the company, including contact details.


Kuwait Gulf Oil Company (KGOC) is a government-owned energy company. KGOC carries out the exploration, development and production of oil and gas from the divided zone between the State of Kuwait and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. These operations are known as the Khafji Joint Operations (KJO). KGOC operates natural hydrocarbon resources in partnership with Aramco Gulf Operations Company Limited (AGOC), who represent Saudi Arabia in the offshore area. It is a subsidiary of Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC). The company is headquartered in Ahmadi, Kuwait.

The company aims to be established as a local leader in natural gas supply for the State of Kuwait. KGOC strives to achieve a challenging target production rate by 2030. The company has access technological know-how by setting up effective relationships with its partners, sister companies and the marketplace for maximizing the value to Kuwait and use appropriate technology for its business activities.

Kuwait Gulf Oil Company Key Recent Developments

Aug 30, 2013: Intertek to implement Behavior-Based Safety Program for Aramco Gulf and Kuwait Gulf Oil
May 07, 2013: KGOC And Saudi Arabian Chevron Sign Contract To Revamp Wafra Gathering Center
Mar 15, 2013: KGOC Opens New Base In Norway

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 3
Section 1 - About the Company 4
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Key Facts 4
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Key Employees 5
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Key Operational Employees 6
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Major Products and Services 7
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Key Operational Summary 8
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - History 9
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Company Statement 10
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Locations And Subsidiaries 11
Head Office 11
Section 2 – Company Analysis 12
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Business Description 12
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Corporate Strategy 13
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - SWOT Analysis 14
SWOT Analysis - Overview 14
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Strengths 14
Strength - Strategic Partnership 14
Strength - Strong Asset Base 14
Strength - Significant Support from Parent Company 14
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Weaknesses 15
Weakness - Limited Management Layers 15
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Opportunities 16
Opportunity - Growing Energy Demand in Kuwait 16
Opportunity - New Projects 16
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Threats 17
Threat - Geopolitical Risks 17
Threat - Exploration Production & Development Risks 17
Threat - Declining Oil Prices 17
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company - Key Competitors 18
Section 3 – Appendix 19
Methodology 19
About GlobalData 19
Contact Us 19
Disclaimer 19

List of Tables

Kuwait Gulf Oil Company, Key Facts 4
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company, Key Employees 5
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company, Key Operational Employees 6
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company, Major Products and Services 7
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company, Key Operational Summary, 2011 8
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company, History 9
Kuwait Gulf Oil Company, Key Competitors 18
Units 19

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