Cameroon produced an average of 84,348 barrels a day in 2008, down from 85,753 barrels a day the previous year, SNH Info noted in a separate report.

Total’s Operations in Cameroon

Total in June 2006 made an oil discovery from its first exploration well drilled in the offshore Dissoni block, which was awarded to Total and the operator, Pecten Cameroon Company, in April 2005. The well encountered around 50 meters of oil pay in massive oil bearing sandstone, fully demonstrating the Dissoni field’s potential.