Dispatch of interim dividend warrants of Mari Petroleum Company Limited

Karachi: Mari Petroleum Company Limitedinformed Pakistan Stock Exchange that interim dividend warrants in respect First Interim Dividend @ Rs.3 per share, i.e. 30% for year ending June, 2016 have been dispatched to shareholders by registered post on April 05, 2016.

Mari Petroleum Company Limited is an exploration and production company operating at Daharki, District Ghotki, Sindh. The field is approximately 96 kilometers North of Sukkur.

Esso Eastern Inc. discovered this field in 1957 with the drilling of first well – Mari X-1. The field was brought on production in 1967. The company is also joint venture partner in two exploration blocks (Kohlu&Kalchas) in Balochistan, two exploration blocks (Kohat&Bannu West) in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, one block (Zindan) in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa / Punjab and one block (Hala) in Sindh. Moreover, the company is also joint venture partner in block 43B with 25% working interest in Oman.
The symbol “MARI” is being used by the stock exchanges for the shares of Mari Petroleum Company Limited.