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Q4 2017 Global Bid Round Outlook - Indonesia’s Four Postponed Bid Rounds to Close in this Quarter


Globally 19 bid rounds are due to close in Q4 2017. The ’30th Offshore Licensing Round’ round in the UK offers most number of blocks among all the bid rounds due to close in the quarter. In terms of acreage, the 2017 conventional direct proposal, conventional regular, unconventional direct proposal, and unconventional direct’ rounds in Indonesia have the highest acreage on offer among all the bid rounds. Indonesia’s government announced the extension of the four bid round until December 31, 2017 in order to allow for the passage of a new tax regulation.


  • Provides overview of global bid rounds due to close in Q4 2017
  • Information on each bid round due to close in Q4 2017 by country
  • Recent exploration and licensing history of countries where bids are due to close in the quarter
  • State take comparison with regional peers of a country

Reasons To Buy

  • Obtain the most up to date information available on the global bid rounds due to close in Q4 2017
  • Gain insight on bid rounds and blocks on offer by country
  • Keep abreast of recent developments on the global bid rounds
  • Facilitate decision making on the basis of strong data on global bid rounds