press release

Chevron Recognized by Energy Ministry as Largest Natural Gas Producer of Bangladesh

DHAKA, Sept 6, 2018 - Bangladesh Prime Minister, Sheikh Hasina, presented a certificate and award to Chevron Bangladesh President Neil Menzies at the inauguration ceremony of the three-day Power & Energy Week 2018, held in the capital from September 6-8. Chevron Bangladesh was recognized by the Ministry of Power, Energy & Mineral Resources as the largest natural gas producer in the country (private sector). In the photograph below, the Honorable Prime Minister is flanked by the State Minister for Power, Energy & Mineral Resources, Nasrul Hamid MP (left), and Energy Adviser to the Prime Minister, Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury Bir Bikram. 

Chevron now produces over 56 per cent of Bangladesh's total natural gas production from the Bibiyana, Jalalabad and Moulavi Bazar fields.