Kazakhstan increases oil and gas condensate production volume

Oil&Gas Materials 23 May 2011 18:00 (UTC +04:00)

Kazakhstan, Astana, May 23 / Trend, A. Maratov /

The total volume of oil and gas condensate production in Kazakhstan in January-April amounted to 27.02 million tons compared to 26.2 million tons during the same period last year, the Kazakh Statistics Agency's National Dispatching Department told Trend.

During this period, more than 25.3 million tons of oil and about 1.7 million tons of condensate were produced during this period compared to 24.5 million tons and about 1.75 million tons last year, respectively.

In April, the volume of oil and condensate production amounted to over 6.6 million tons - about 6.2 million tons and 421,400 tons of gas condensate. Compared to the same period of 2010, oil and gas condensate increased by 2.2 percent.

Average daily oil and gas condensate production amounted to 220,400 tons in April, including 206,300 tons of oil and gas condensate - 14,000 tons.