Dhaka to Chittagong Oil Pipeline

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Dhaka to Chittagong Gas Pipeline is a proposed oil pipeline in Bangladesh that is now presumed shelved.[1][2]


The pipeline will run from Dhaka to Chittagong, Bangladesh.[3]

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Project Details

  • Owner: Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation (BPC)[2]
  • Proposed capacity: 3 MMtpa[1]
  • Length: 155 miles/ 249.4 kilometers[1]
  • Diameter: 16 inches[1]
  • Status: Shelved[3]
  • Start Year: 2022[2]
  • Cost: Tk 28 billion (approximately $0.33 Million)[3]


Engineers India Ltd. was contracted to do route surveying and the Bangladesh Army was contracted to do engineering, procurement and construction.[1]

As of November 2019, only 12 percent of the work had been completed.[3] There are no updates since then so the project is presumed to be shelved.

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Planned Projects Pipelines and Gas Journal, accessed August 23, 2019
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "বাংলাদেশ পেট্রোলিয়াম কর্পোরেশন". www.bpc.gov.bd. Retrieved 2021-08-23.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 "Energy & Power Magazine". ep-bd.com. Retrieved 2021-08-23.

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