• Are you frustrated by the lack of sufficient knowledge you need to aid your final decisions and move forward?

    We help you learn the requirements, proper procedures, and dynamics of the oil and gas business without wasting precious years.

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  • Get the knowledge You Need to reduce risk and achieve strategic growth in the oil and gas market.

    Here is an already drafted business plan for starting and operating a future sustainable cooking gas business.

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  • Your Strategic Partner for growth in Your Energy Journey

    We connect you with the right oil and gas opportunities

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    Are you confusing about how to start a petrol station business in Tanzania?

    Here’s a sample business plan for starting, operating, and maintain a future sustainable petrol station.

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Are you frustrated by the lack of sufficient knowledge you need to aid your final decisions and move forward? Or Are you confused by the lack of in-house specialized expertise, time, and resources to start a project on yourself? Say no more. We help you get to the correct solutions more quickly.Download a sample business plan today.

Our Services

Our goal is to achieve strategic growth with you by providing solutions scale to suit your new operation and help you reduce risk, and give a fair return on investment.

We provide strategic advice regarding Tanzania and the East African oil and gas market when decision-makers lack access to the knowledge or need access to critical expertise that their company doesn’t have before starting a project.

We do the work on behalf of our clients when they don’t have time, resources, or specialist knowledge to do it themselves. Our various services are research, market analysis, due commercial diligence, risk analysis, investment opportunities, business development, project feasibility studies.

Studies and Reports

No local or international investor should undertake a large investment project or major expansion without a clear understanding of the risks, challenges, costs, revenue, profitability, rate of return, payback period, manpower requirement, and regulatory requirements involved.

We give you fresh analysis to aid your final decisions. These include:

  • Identification of the right project for investment.
  • Feasibility Studies: We study profitability and viability of your project.
  • New Venture startup Business Plans: Receive bankable business plan for raising capital.’
  • Design Studies. We provide and review design of your project
  • Market research studies: We assess market potential of your project.
  • Reports and written analysis: Receive a concise deliverable with information.
  • Expansion business plans: Draw up business plan for entering new market of your choice in East Africa.
  • Market Report – Overall market Capex report summarizing past project activity and forecast of project activity by various sectors and regions.
  • Workload Analysis – Analysis of manpower requirements by project, by contractor, by country, and by sector. by identifying peaks and troughs in the market
  • Tiering Analysis – Segregation of projects that have a high likelihood of going ahead based on the economic situation and market knowledge
  • Market entry strategies.

Business Development Support

Solutions include:

  • Country operating procedures and documentation requirement
  • Entry and execution strategies to gain market share
  • Market intelligence and helping to size the market
  • Customer procurement habits
  • Competitive landscape and strategies
  • Partner identification, due diligence, introduction, and negotiation
  • Physical office setup and recruitment
  • Organizational structure and definition of world-class processes
  • Opportunity identification and business development support
  • Competency building to generate sustainable long-term success and competitive advantage.
  • Digital marketing: We help you using digital marketing  tactics(websites, social media, email blasting) to connect with decision makers and industry insiders in the region.

Project Services

  • Market Analysis – Trends, dynamics, and drivers of the market and its implications for projecting owners
  • Project Feasibility Study – Factors that affect the overall viability of the project.
  • Project Contracting Strategy – Most appropriate contracting strategies to develop a win-win scenario
  • Prequalification Support – Identify and develop critical evaluation criteria to shortlist contractors.
  • Project Benchmarking – Analyse best-practice project execution features to support world-class project development.
  • Project Risk Assessment – Assess market-related risks associated with projects.
  • Demand/Supply Analysis – Current market situation about essential construction commodities and services (e.g., steel, cement, Highly Consumable Goods (HCGs), Long Lead Items (LLIs), heavy equipment, labor, etc.)
  • Contractor Benchmarking – “Competency Fit for Purpose” and “Ability to Execute” benchmarking methodologies to identify the best-suited EPC contractors to execute the project.
  • Contractor/Subcontractor Due Diligence – Identify contractor/ subcontractor strengths/weaknesses in terms of capability, existing commitments, reputation on previous projects, and access to labor and suppliers. Conduct thorough due diligence on contractors to understand any financial risk or capability risk that they may pose to a project.
  • Labor Rates and Productivity – Track labor rate movements by discipline and the impact of project activity on productivity levels.


My name is Hussein Boffu. I work with the business development and consulting firm, which is the most agile strategic partner for growth in every step of your journey in the oil and gas industry.

What Stakeholders Say About Us

The knowledge that Tanzania Petroleum offered to us has helped our company to supply equipment to Tanzania’s oil and gas industry. They are very knowledgeable about the oil and gas market. Tanzania Petroleum can give international companies the exposure and the knowledge they need in East Africa.

Partnering with Tanzania Petroleum was one of our strategic decisions that paid off, the mutual relationship saved us time and cost in engaging stakeholders in the East African oil and gas sector. In particular, it publicized and supported our conference, eased our relationships with stakeholders, speakers, regulatory authorities and logistics were professionally managed. Hussein Boffu, who is the petroleum advisor, is a goal getter.

Tanzania Petroleum is an important source of oil and gas information from East Africa and is vital to our business. We benefit from playing a part in their networking opportunities, which has allowed us to meet and engage with other oil and gas companies and business leaders.

Why We can Help You?

Our in-depth specialized industry knowledge sets us apart.

Our experience, specialist knowledge and expertise help clients get to the correct answers and get to it more quickly than they would do without our help.

Our network of industry contacts is rock solid

We leverage our network and access of project consultants, industry experts, experienced engineers, and industry professionals, and business leaders to help clients make better decisions and execute their plans more effectively and efficiently.

Ten Biggest Opportunities for investor in the petroleum marketing industry in Tanzania and East Africa.

It is no doubt that the link between energy and economic growth…
May 7, 2021/by Hussein Boffu

Aminex Closer to drilling Date on long-awaited Chikumbi-1 field in Tanzania

I have been following Aminex's story from the very beginning. 

May 3, 2021/by Hussein Boffu

Business Plan for Starting Bulk Petroleum Business Operations in Tanzania and East Africa

BOHUS ENERGY is an emerging indigenous petroleum products marketing…
April 27, 2021/by Hussein Boffu

[Course] Developing Business In Tanzania’s Upstream and Downstream Oil and Gas Sector sector.


The strategic importance of the oil and gas sector…
April 26, 2021/by Hussein Boffu

What is the Strategic Importance of LNG in Tanzania? And what does it means to Tanzanians?

The oil and gas industry has done a poor job educating and connecting…
April 23, 2021/by Hussein Boffu

How to talk to Anyone About What You do in Oil and Gas. So that You Feel Inspired and Inspire those Around You.

Ever struggles to explain what you do in the oil and gas industry…
April 12, 2021/by Hussein Boffu

A Sample business plan for an LP Gas(Cooking Gas) Plant in Tanzania


KOALA cooking gas plant is a fully registered…
April 9, 2021/by Hussein Boffu

Key Trends Impacting the Oil and Gas Sector In East Africa in 2021 and Beyond.


 In recent days  people were reaching out to me to…
March 10, 2021/by Hussein Boffu

8 Steps Involved in Starting A Lucrative Petrol Station Business In Tanzania

Investment in retail fuel filling stations is lucrative that…
March 3, 2021/by Hussein Boffu

Raise capital for your oil, gas & energy projects

IN-VR is launching the first Energy M&A Show, on 3rd-4th…
February 12, 2021/by Hussein Boffu

A Sample Business Plan for Starting, Operating and Maintain Future Sustainable Petrol or Service Station in Tanzania and East Africa

Petrol or service station is a lucrative and sustainable business…
January 26, 2021/by Hussein Boffu

Business Plan For Supplying Goods and Services In the Oil and Gas in Tanzania and East Africa

Executive Summary

JECKA LTD is an indigenous company duly…
January 11, 2021/by Hussein Boffu

35 Ways to Create Value In the Oil and Gas Sector in Tanzania and East Africa


Are you an entrepreneur looking  to create value in…
January 5, 2021/by Hussein Boffu

Petroleum Refinery is a Lucrative Business Opportunity in Tanzania

Tanzania import millions of litres of refined petroleum products…
January 3, 2021/by Hussein Boffu

Entrepreneurship in Oil and Gas: Two Ways to Join the Industry

I want to say our people (Tanzanians and East Africans) are backbenchers…
January 3, 2021/by Hussein Boffu

Demystifying the Oil and Gas Industry

For quite some time now, investing or doing business in the oil…
December 21, 2020/by Hussein Boffu

A Detailed Project Feasibility Report on Starting and Operating LPG Refilling Plant in Tanzania

A Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) refilling plant is a system which…
December 18, 2020/by Hussein Boffu

A Sample Business Plan for Engine Oil (Lubricant Oil) Distribution Business in Tanzania

With the growing demand for lubricant oil in Tanzania, there…
December 14, 2020/by Hussein Boffu

Eight Profitable Investment Opportunities In Tanzania’s Downstream Petroleum Sub-Sector

If you rack brains to find perfect business and investment opportunities…
November 24, 2020/by Hussein Boffu

A Detailed Feasibility and Project Report on Starting a Profitable Small Petrol Station with Two Pumps in the Rural Areas and Small Towns in Tanzania


The demand for retailing petroleum products – including…
November 12, 2020/by Hussein Boffu

Growing Demand of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LP Gas, Cooking Gas) in Tanzania


There has been a substantial raise in the consumption…
November 10, 2020/by Hussein Boffu

A Detailed Feasibility and Project Report on Starting a Profitable Petrol Station in Tanzania

Tanzania offers the largest and fastest growing market for the…
November 9, 2020/by Hussein Boffu

A Sample Business Plan for Starting and Operating a Road Logistics and Transportation Business for Fuel/Petroleum Products in Tanzania

Road Transport of Fuel/Petroleum products is a lucrative and…
October 12, 2020/by Hussein Boffu

A Sample Business Plan for Starting and Running a Road Logistics and Transportation Business for Fuel/Petroleum Products in Tanzania

Road Transport of Fuel/Petroleum products is a profitable business…
October 12, 2020/by Hussein Boffu

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