Cairn India Limited - Oil and Gas Exploration Companies In India

About Us

Cairn India is one of the largest independent oil and gas exploration and production companies in India with a market capitalisation of more than USD 4 billion. Cairn India was rated as the fastest-growing energy company in the world, as per 2012 & 2013 Platts Top 250 Global Energy Company Rankings.

Cairn India operates ~ 27 per cent of India’s domestic crude oil production in FY 2015-16. Through its affiliates, the company has been operating for over to 20 years playing an active role in developing India’s oil and gas resources. To date, Cairn India has opened 4 frontier basins with numerous discoveries, 38 in Rajasthan alone.

The Mangala field in Rajasthan, discovered in January 2004, is the largest onshore oil discovery in India in more than two decades. Mangala, Bhagyam and Aishwariya fields, the three major discoveries in the Rajasthan block, together, have a gross hydrocarbons initially-in-place of about 2.2 billion barrels of oil equivalent.

Cairn India has a portfolio of 8 blocks of which 7 blocks are in India - one in Rajasthan with multiple assets, two on the west coast and four on the east coast - and one in block in South Africa. Oil and gas is currently being produced from Rajasthan, Ravva in Andhra Pradesh and Cambay in Gujarat.

The company is headquartered in Gurgaon in the National Capital Region with domestic offices operating across India in Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Rajasthan, and Tamil Nadu.


VEDANTA GROUP Cairn India is part of the Vedanta Group, a globally diversified natural resources group with wide ranging interests in aluminium, copper, zinc, lead, silver, iron ore, etc.