Dear visitors,

I am delighted to welcome you to SMH’s website and I would like to thank you for your interest in our company.

On this website, you will discover the SMH vision, its missions and values, along with the culture shared within it.

The company’s quality policy and its commitments in this respect, as well as its societal and environmental accountability are also presented.

You will also find on this website a brief overview of the company’s history along with its operations and projects in the different areas pertaining to its statutory missions.


We have also sought to present to you some key texts of the legal and regulatory framework governing activities in the hydrocarbons’ upstream and downstream segments.

Being the Mauritanian public entity that manages the State participations in the oil and gas contracts, manages public petroleum products storage capacities in the Southern part of the country, and is the pilot of the National Gas Master Plan implementation, SMH is open to partnerships in any of these segments of its activities.

With political stability and a well-established democratic regime, an incentive legal and regulatory framework in place, a proven potential in our subsoil and existing huge opportunities, we encourage interested investors to contact us to explore potential areas of partnership that we could develop together.

Again, thanks for your visit and please do not hesitate to contact us for any further information or clarification you may require.