Hokkaido Oil and Gas Field
JAPEX has been producing crude oil and natural gas in the Yufutsu Oil and Gas Field in Tomakomai City, Hokkaido.
The natural gas produced in the Yufutsu Oil and Gas field is supplied through a pipeline network, together with liquefied natural gas (LNG) vaporized at the Yufutsu LNG Receiving Terminal. JAPEX also produces LNG from some of the natural gas produced in the Yufutsu Oil and Gas Field to adjust supply and demand.
Map of Hokkaido area
Yufutsu Oil and Gas Field
- In production: Oil and natural gas
- June 2020: Started producing crude oil from additionally developed shallow reservoirs
- Name (Location): Yufutsu Oil and Gas Field (Tomakomai City, Hokkaido)
- Year of discovery and production: Discovered in 1989, in production from1996
Oil storage tank of Yufutsu Oil and Gas Field
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