Batman District Management has been being carried out its oil and natural gas exploration, drilling and production since 1954 which are crucial for national economy.
The first oil discovery was realized by MRE (Mineral Research and Exploration) in 1945 in Raman Field. The first commercial production was realized with the Raman-8 well in 1948. With the establishment of TP in 1954, Batman District Management has been pioneer in exploration, drilling, production and refinery in Turkey.
In Batman District Management, 8.9 million barrels of crude oil and 10.6 million sm3 natural gas were produced in 2014.