QGEP says Brazil Manati field holds 13.5 bln cubic meters of gas

miércoles 12 de agosto de 2015 19:20 GYT

RIO DE JANEIRO Aug 12 (Reuters) - Queiroz Galvão Exploração e Produção SA said on Wednesday that the Manati offshore oil field in Brazil holds 13.5 billion cubic meters (477 billion cubic feet) of proven and probable, or "P2", natural gas reserves.

The Manati field is 45 percent owned by QGEP. Brazil's state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA owns 35 percent and is the field operator, Brazilian-Canadian oil company Brasoil owns 10 percent and Chile's Geopark owns 10 percent. (Reporting by Jeb Blount; Editing by Ken Wills)