Foreign Companies Decrease Gas Production in Azerbaijan’s On-Shore Fields
Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend corr S. Aliyev / In September, joint ventures and operating companies working in the on-shore fields of Azerbaijan produced more than 10mln cu m of gas, according to the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR). From January to September, gas production made up over 107mln cu m of gas, or 2% less than last year.
The largest volume of gas production came from the operating company Salyan Oil which is developing the contractual site Kursang-Garabagli, with a total of 35.5mln 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-September 2007 (ths t):
|Joint Ventures and Operating Companies||September 2007||January to September 2007|
|Suraxani Oil Operation||246,153||1,314,361|