FX Energy Inc was founded in 1989. The Company is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company with principal production, reserves, and exploration in Poland and oil production, oilfield service, and exploration activities in the United States. Company concentrates its exploration efforts in Poland on the Rotliegend sandstones of the Permian Basin. As of December 31, 2013, Company held oil and gas exploration rights in Poland in a number of separately designated project areas encompassing approximately 2.7 million gross acres. In Poland, it has projects involving the exploration and exploitation of oil and gas prospects in partnership with Polskie Górnictwo Naftowe i Gazownictwo or PGNiG, the Polish national oil and gas company, other industry partners, and for its own account. In the United States, it explores for and produces oil from fields in Montana and Nevada, and it have an oilfield services company in northern Montana that performs contract drilling and well-servicing operations. Company operates within two segments of the oil and gas industry: the exploration and production, or E&P, segment in Poland and the United States, and the oilfield services segment in the United States. The Company faces competition from larger oil and gas companies. The Companys oil and gas exploration, development, and production activities in Poland are subject to Polands laws and regulations and its United States operations are subject to governmental risks that may impact its operations.