In detail:

  • the main activities related to the E&P sector conducted by Eni in Gabon
  • Eni is present, in the R&M sector, in the lubricants market
  • Eni offices and contacts in Gabon


At the end of 2008 Eni, which had already operated in the country from 1987 to 2004, acquired six new high potential exploration licences, over a total area of  5,283 square kilometres. Two licences (D3 and D4) are located in conventional waters in the prolific north Gabonese basin, whereas the remaining four (E2, F2, F3 and F7) are located in the onshore basin. All six licences have been granted for an initial explorative phase of four years, renewable for two further periods of four and three years respectively.

Refining & Marketing /Chemicals

Eni sells lubricants through two companies, DIESEL and ECIG, which have the same owner Nestor NAVENANT, with non-exclusive distribution contracts. In 2017 Eni’s sales amounted to 260 tons.

Eni also holds a 2.5% stake, through eni international B.V., in the share capital of SO.GA.RA., a company based in Gabon, and owner of a refining plant (1,025 kt of production in 2017).

Offices & contacts

Exploration & Production 
Eni Gabon S.A. 
Boulevard du Bord de Mer à coté de l’ancien Gouvernorat 
BP 20 364 
Tel. 0024 1 555400

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