Watching the World: Supermajors shift SE Asia focus

11/06/2000
The wave of corporate consolidation that led to the creation of the big four Western supermajors and is, in the process, changing most every rule in the oil and gas game, now promises to start a paradigm shift in Southeast Asia's upstream business, judging by a report on the region from Edinburgh-based industry analysts Wood Mackenzie. Most transformative, says WoodMac, will be the fact that three of the supermajors present in Southeast Asia-ExxonMobil Corp., BP, and TotalFinaElf SA-are shifting shapes in the region as they turn their attention away from exploration and toward the "key battleground" in the long-term race for a share of the region's gas market: China.Since the coll...
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