Abundant energy resources are available in East and South East Asia. Major energy producing countries in the region include China, Malaysia and former OPEC member Indonesia, while Myanmar may potentially join the producing group following the end of military rule and the opening of the nation's petroleum sector to more foreign investments. Brunei, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam have an estimated 31.4 billion barrels of proven oil reserves and 309.5 trillion cubic feet of proven natural gas reserves as of 2013.
Offshore Diving, a branch of commercial diving, which is used in the oil and gas industry for maintenance and building of structures. Diving is considered to be a high hazard activity, and divers must be properly qualified and adhere to strict health and safety regulations.