The governments of Republic of  Uganda and United Republic of Tanzania sign the Inter-Governmental Agreement(IGA) for the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP)  Project. 26th May, 2017. The signing of the IGA is a significant milestone for the project. 
INTER-GOVERNMENT AGREEMENT SIGNED
The EACOP is a 1,445km crude oil export pipeline that will transport Uganda’s crude oil from Kabaale - Hoima in Uganda to the Chongoleani peninsula near Tanga port in Tanzania
PIPELINE CONSTRUCTION
Land will be required to construct the East African Crude Oil Pipeline and related facilities. This land will be acquired on either temporary or permanent basis. The EACOP Project is committed to identifying and assiting impacted members of the community as necessary.
LAND ACQUISITION

During the construction phase, the EACOP will create employment benefits in the form of thousands of jobs along the pipeline route.  

JOBS AND TENDERS

Unlocking East Africa’s Potential

The Economic Commission for Africa indicates that East Africa registered the fastest economic growth in 2016 compared with the other regions on the continent, projected to increase in 2017 and 2018.

National Content

We consider national content as key for the success of our operations. We will therefore promote national participation.

Jobs, Tenders & Notices

During the construction phase, the EACOP will create employment benefits in the form of thousands of jobs throughout the pipeline route.

FAQs

We provide answers to the most commonly asked questions and address your concerns about the EACOP Project.

Key Figures

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1,445km

crude oil export pipeline

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216Kbd

export flow rate barrels per day

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Over 60%

increase in FDI of Uganda & Tanzania during the construction phase

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3.5 Billion

USD investment

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Over 500,000

tonnes of  imported equipment