Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Dec, 2015 |    No of Pages: 35 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
Request Free Sample

Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - 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.

This up-to-the-minute company report will help you to formulate strategies to drive your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

Scope

- 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.

Highlights

Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd (PetroSA), a subsidiary of the Central Energy Fund (CEF) is the national oil company of South Africa. It carries out the exploration and production of oil and natural gas and participates in the acquisition of local and international upstream petroleum ventures. PetroSA also undertakes the production of synthetic fuels from offshore gas at gas-to-liquid (GTL) refineries in Mossel Bay, South Africa. Besides, the company focuses on the development of domestic refining and liquid fuels logistical infrastructure; and the marketing and trading of oil and petrochemicals.

Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd Key Recent Developments

Sep 30, 2015 Tullow Oil: First Lady Names Ghana's Second FPSO
May 03, 2015 PetroSA Ghana Secures US$150 Million Credit Facility
Oct 21, 2014 PetroSA Integrated Annual Report 2014
Oct 21, 2014 PetroSA Audited Annual Financial Statements for the year ended 31 March 2014
Oct 21, 2014 PetroSA records operating profit (before impairment) of R2, 2billion for 2013/14 financial year

Reasons to Buy

- Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research purposes. Key elements such as SWOT analysis and corporate strategy are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.
- Identify potential customers and suppliers with this report’s analysis of the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services and business strategy.
- Understand and respond to your competitors’ business structure and strategies with GlobalData’s detailed SWOT analysis. In this, the company’s core strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats are analyzed, providing you with an up to date objective view of the company.
- Examine potential investment and acquisition targets with this report’s detailed insight into the company’s strategic, business and operational performance.

Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company.

Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 5
Section 1 - About the Company 6
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - Key Facts 6
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - Key Employees 7
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - Key Employee Biographies 8
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - Major Products and Services 9
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - Key Operational Summary 10
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - History 11
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - Company Statement 14
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - Locations And Subsidiaries 16
Head Office 16
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 16
Section 2 – Company Analysis 18
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - Business Description 18
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - SWOT Analysis 19
SWOT Analysis - Overview 19
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - Strengths 19
Strength - Technological Capabilities 19
Strength - Presence across Value Chain 19
Strength - Robust Research and Development Capabilities 19
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - Weaknesses 20
Weakness - Declining Top Line Performance 20
Weakness - Working Capital Deficit 20
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - Opportunities 21
Opportunity - Short Term Oil Demand Forecast 21
Opportunity - West African Prospects 21
Opportunity - Partnership Strategy 21
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - Threats 22
Threat - Variation in Crude Slate Quality 22
Threat - Rising Capital Costs in the Refining Sector 22
Threat - Stringent Environmental Regulations 22
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd - Key Competitors 23
Section 3 – Company’s Oil & Gas Financial Deals and Alliances 24
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 24
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 25
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Recent Deals Summary 26
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 27
Sep 30, 2015: Tullow Oil: First Lady Names Ghana's Second FPSO 27
May 03, 2015: PetroSA Ghana Secures US$150 Million Credit Facility 28
Oct 21, 2014: PetroSA records operating profit (before impairment) of R2, 2billion for 2013/14 financial year 29
Oct 21, 2014: PetroSA Audited Annual Financial Statements for the year ended 31 March 2014 30
Oct 21, 2014: PetroSA Integrated Annual Report 2014 32
Aug 26, 2014: PetroSA to consider other location options for LNG import facility 33
Section 5 – Appendix 34
Methodology 34
About GlobalData 34
Contact Us 34
Disclaimer 34

List of Tables
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Key Facts 6
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Key Employees 7
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Key Employee Biographies 8
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Major Products and Services 9
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Key Operational Summary 10
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, History 11
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Other Locations 16
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Subsidiaries 16
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Key Competitors 23
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 24
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 25
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Recent Deals Summary 26
Units 34

List of Figures
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 24
Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (SOC) Ltd, Oil & Gas, Deals by Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 25


If the above report does not have the information suitable for your business, we can provide custom research that can be lucrative for your business or enhance your profession.