Murphy’s exploration and production business, directed by the management team in Houston, Texas, explores for and produces crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids worldwide. The Company’s production comes primarily from the United States, Canada and Malaysia.
Our global exploration program targets 10+ impactful oil and gas prospects annually in our focus exploration regions around the world. This program is complemented by an oil-weighted North American resource portfolio that includes oil plays at Seal Lake and Southern Alberta in Canada and the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas and our Montney natural gas development in N.E. British Columbia, Canada.
Murphy’s principal exploration and production activities are conducted in the United States by wholly owned Murphy Exploration & Production Company – USA (Murphy Expro USA), in Malaysia, Republic of the Congo, Indonesia, Suriname, Australia, Brunei, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Vietnam and the Kurdistan region of Iraq by wholly owned Murphy Exploration & Production Company – International (Murphy Expro International) and its subsidiaries, in Western Canada and offshore Eastern Canada by wholly owned Murphy Oil Company Ltd. (MOCL) and its subsidiaries. MOCL owns a 5% undivided interest in Syncrude Canada Ltd. in northern Alberta, one of the world’s largest producers of synthetic crude oil.