Bakken Shale 2011 - Oil Shale Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020

Bakken Shale, 2011 - Oil Shale Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020 is the latest report from industry analysis specialists that provides insight into the exploration and development activities in the Bakken shale play. The report highlights the gas exploration potential of the Bakken shale play, providing details of the key exploration areas, and the major exploration companies in Canada and the US. The report also emphasizes the essential parameters for Bakken gas exploration and production, providing an overview of the various strategic developments for improving infrastructure in the Bakken shale in North Dakota and Montana of the US. The report provides details about the business plans of various companies to increase their production, reserves and undeveloped land base in the US. This has created competition between Bakken shale operators in order to obtain acreage in the Williston Basin and secure potential resources for future production from the shale play. Consequently, many major M&A activities have taken place in order for companies to access the crude oil resources underlying the Bakken shale play. This is largely due to shale plays becoming more attractive to oil and gas companies in recent years due to technological developments.


  • The report analyzes the activities in the US Bakken shale. The scope of the report includes:
  • The report details the major companies in the Bakken shale by acreage and by production.
  • It provides the Bakken shale production trends and expected production during 2004-2020.
  • The Bakken shale drilling statistics by period, company and field are detailed.
  • The report also details major infrastructure developments in the play during 2009-2011.
  • It provides information on the major mergers and acquisitions in the Bakken shale play during 2009-2011.
  • The report also provides analysis of the operation of major companies in the play, such as Continental Resources, EOG Resources, Hess Coporation and others.

Reasons to Buy

  • The report will enhance your decision making capability. It will allow you to:
  • Understand the changing dynamics of the oil and gas industry in the US by understanding the role that shale plays in the energy industry of the country.
  • Develop business strategies with the help of specific insights about this lucrative shale play.
  • Understands trends and activities in the Bakken shale play.
  • Understand the market positioning of the major players in this gowing shale play in the US.
  • Increase future revenue and profitability with the help of insights on the future opportunities and critical success factors in the shale plays.

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