Namibia - Country Commercial Guide
Oil and Gas

This is a best prospect industry sector for this country.  Includes a market overview and trade data.

Last published date: 2022-10-03

Leading Sub-Sectors

Oil and gas equipment: high quality, cost-saving, and operations’ optimization technology solutions; exploration and production equipment and services (e.g., deep and ultra-deep technologies, namely drill ships and floating vessels); and environmental protection and monitoring technologies (e.g., sea pollution remediation products).


Namibia’s oil and gas sector is still in the exploration stage.  The Government of Namibia seeks to engage firms to compete for multi-billion U.S. dollar projects, including exploration and development of oil and gas fields, transportation and storage of petroleum products, and eventually refinery construction and associated infrastructure. 


Ministry of Mines and Energy: