OPEC: Turkmenistan ups gas export by 2.81 percent in 2010

Oil&Gas Materials 19 July 2011 18:25 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, July 19 / Trend A. Badalova /

Gas exported by Turkmenistan in 2010 amounted to 30.74 billion cubic meters, or 2.81 percent more than exports in 2009. These data are contained in the OPEC's annual statistical report, posted on the official website of the cartel.

According to OPEC, daily production of gas in the country last year increased by 16.5 percent up to 41.61 million cubic meters.

According to OPEC, the proven gas reserves in Turkmenistan as of late 2010 amounted to 8.34 trillion cubic meters, or 0.7 percent less than in 2009.