Joint Ventures and Operating Companies Reduce Onshore Gas Production in Azerbaijan in 2007
Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend corr S. Aliyev / In 2007, joint ventures and operating companies working in the on-shore fields of Azerbaijan produced more than 144mln cu m of gas, a decrease of 7.5% from last year, according to the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR). In December, gas production made up 12.4mln cu m of gas.
The largest volume of gas production resulted from the operating company Salyan Oil which is developing the contractual site Kursang-Garabagli, with a total of 47mln cu m.
Below is a summary table of gas production by relevant enterprises and operating companies in 2007 (ths. cu m):
|Joint Ventures and Operating Companies||December||2007||% to 2006|
|Suraxani Oil Operation||508.387||2688.514||227.8|
|Apsheron Operating LTD||1483 .798||6006.698||106,9|