Al Furat Petroleum CompanyAl Furat Petroleum Company (AFPC) is a Syrian joint stock company principally between the Syrian Government , Shell and Himalaya Energy. AFPC has been operating since 1985 and is the largest producer of oil and gas in Syria. AFPC enjoys the reputation as one of the premier companies in Syria. The main concession areas of AFPC are to the north and east of Deir Ez Zor.
AFPC contract out a wide range of services, and also purchases all types of equipment and materials used in the oil and gas industry. AFPC currently has contracts with many major Western oil and gas service companies and manufacturers. While traditionally AFPC contractors and suppliers have been mainly Western or Syrian, in common with the rest of the industry, AFPC is actively seeking potential contractors and suppliers in China, Russia, India and other Eastern countries. AFPC are also actively seeking to develop the Syrian market and welcome all proposals from Syrian companies.