NNPC partner Shell Petroleum Development Company

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said it will partner Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) to boost the 250,000 barrels per day (bpd) crude oil production growth aspiration of its exploration and production company, Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC).
NNPC said Wednesday in a statement by its Acting Group General Manager, Public Affairs, Mr. Fidel Pepple, that it had resolved to engage in such collaboration with the Royal Dutch oil giant, Shell, as part of efforts to meet NPDC’s 250,000bpd growth target which it had set to achieve by 2015.