Foreign Companies Maintain Gas Production at 2006 Level

Oil&Gas Materials 12 September 2007 13:02 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku / corr. Trend S.Aliyev / In August, joint ventures and operating companies working in the onshore fields of Azerbaijan have produced more than 11.1mln cu m of gas. In January to August gas production made up over 97mln cu m of gas, or the same as last year.

The largest volume of gas production came from the operating company Salyan Oil which is developing the contractual site "Kursang-Garabagli" producing 31.6mln cu m.

The smallest amount of gas production came from Az.Seng-Li Ltd at only 29,000 cu m.

Below is the summary table of gas production by relevant enterprises and operating companies in January-August 2007 (ths t):

Joint Ventures and Operating Companies August 2007 January to August 2007
Salyan Oil 4161,096 31567,096
Shirvan Oil 2110,0 16846,0
ОК Karasu 366,957 3262,957
Azgerneft 20,0 190,0
Anshad Petrol 1325,097 18260,097
Gobustan 1941,963 18441,963
Az.Seng-Li MMC 0 29,0
Binagadioil 334,353 2987,353
Garachukhur OC 593,0 4367,0
Suraxani Oil Operation 285,208 1068,208
Total 11 137,674 97019,674