Qatar Petroleum was founded in 1974 and is based in Doha, Qatar.
Currently it is the 3rd largest oil company in the world by oil and gas reserves.
The company engages in the exploration, production, and sale of crude oil, natural gas and gas liquids, LNG, refined products, synthetic fuels, petrochemicals, fuel additives, fertilizers, and steel and aluminum products.
It holds interests in various onshore projects located in Doha, Dukhan and the Mesaieed, and Ras Laffan Industrial cities; and offshore projects in Halul Island, offshore production stations, drilling platforms, and the North field.
The company owns, operates, and maintains regasification terminals; and invests in international, intermediate industries, and industrial projects in the energy sector, as well as owns and invests in petrochemical projects.
The company also offers drilling, insurance, catering and related, and helicopter services.