Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 19
By Elena Kosolapova - Trend:
Kazakhstan increased gas production by 5.2 percent in 2015 compared to 45.713 billion cubic meters (bcm) in 2014, the Statistics Committee of the Kazakh National Economy Ministry said.
Thus, gas production in gaseous state amounted to 21.635 bcm in the last year in Kazakhstan, and the associated gas - to 23.827 bcm.
Production of coal, including coal concentrate decreased by 6.4 percent - up to 107.189 million tons in 2015 in Kazakhstan.
Production of lignite (brown coal) decreased by 20 percent - up to 5.513 million tons in the reporting period.
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