BP Azerbaijan Announces Oil Production from Offshore Fields in 2008

Oil&Gas Materials 9 September 2008 10:59 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 9 September / Trend / BP Azerbaijan will produce 86.12mln barrels oil from the West Azeri filed by the end of 2008, against 62.53mln in 2007, is stated in the report by the "Enduring development of BP in Azerbaijan in 2007".

Some 89.13 and 52.86mln barrels oil are expected to be produced from Central Azeri and Eastern Azeri, against 89.3 and 45.18mln in 2007.

BP Azerbaijan will produce 49.16mln barrels oil from the Chirag field in 2008 against 47.13mln in 2007.

In 2008, some 30.31mln barrels oil will be produced from the Gunashli deepwater field.

The total volume of production from Chirag field from early 1997 to the end of 2007 had been 429.15mln barrels, Central Azeri - 216.13 mln barrels, Western Azeri - 97.6 mln barrels and Eastern Azeri - 49.4 mln barrels.