Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) is universally recognized as one of today's top ten oil energy conglomerates, and a leader in providing safe, clean energy to the global markets. KPC was first established in 1980 in order to bring together all state-owned elements of the Kuwait oil sector under one corporate umbrella. KPC is a fully integrated industry with operations spanning six continents. KPC bring hydrocarbon energy from the own domestic reservoirs and the upstream interests abroad direct to the consumer through a series of specialized subsidiary operating companies. KPC the state-owned entity responsible for Kuwait's hydrocarbon interests throughout the world. As part of the global energy industry, KPC helps to supply the world with its vital oil and gas needs by exploring for, producing, refining, transporting and marketing these precious natural resources both in the home country and internationally.
KPC activities are focused on petroleum exploration and production, refining, marketing, petrochemicals, and transport.