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India eyes opportunities in African hydrocarbon sector

India is keen to intensify its hydrocarbon cooperation with the African countries in upstream, midstream and downstream areas

Dharmendra Pradhan (left) in a meeting with Regis Immongault, Minister of Gabon
Dharmendra Pradhan (left) in a meeting with Regis Immongault, Minister of Gabon

India is reportedly seeking close cooperation with countries in Africa, home to some of the large hydrocarbon resources, to meet its energy and downstream industries’ requirements. To explore opportunities in the sector, Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of State, Petroleum and Natural Gas, along with senior officials of MoPNG and senior executives of public sector oil & gas companies, met government representatives of African countries such as Nigeria, Ghana, Angola, Tanzania, Mozambique, South Sudan, Algeria and Gabon during the 3rd India Africa Forum Summit.   According to MoPNG ...