Kazakhstan increased oil and gas amounts in 2010

Oil&Gas Materials 10 January 2011 15:48 (UTC +04:00)

Kazakhstan, Astana, Jan.10 / Trend A. Maratov /

Production of coal and lignite, crude oil, natural gas, iron ore increased in Kazakhstan in 2010, compared to 2009, Kazakhstan's Statistics Agency said today.

According to the agency, the amount of crude oil and gas condensate production in 2010 totaled 79.5 million tons, as a result of which growth was observed at 4 percent compared to 2009.

Natural gas production totaled 37.1 billion cubic meters, which is 4.3 percent more than the figure of 2009.