Penn Virginia Corporation is an independent oil and gas company. The Company is engaged in the onshore exploration, development and production of crude oil, natural gas liquids (NGL) and natural gas. The Company's operations consist primarily of operating its producing wells in the Eagle Ford Shale field, or Eagle Ford, in South Texas. It also has operations in Oklahoma, primarily in the Granite Wash. The Company operates through exploration, development and production of crude oil, NGLs and natural gas segment. The Company owns a contiguous position of approximately 100,000 net acres in the core liquids-rich area or volatile oil window of the Eagle Ford. Its primary oil and gas assets are located in Gonzales and Lavaca Counties in South Texas and Washita and Custer Counties in Western Oklahoma. The Company sells its crude oil, NGL and natural gas products using short-term floating price physical and spot market contracts.