Almost seven million tons of oil produced in Azerbaijan in Jan.-Feb.
Baku, Azerbaijan, March 14
By Emil Ismayilov - Trend:
Around 6.8 million tons of oil and gas condensate were produced in Azerbaijan in Jan.-Feb. 2014, compared to 7.2 million tons in the same period of 2013, according to a message posted on the website of the Azerbaijani State Statistics Committee on March 14.
Around 43.1 million tons of oil and gas condensate were produced in Azerbaijan in 2013, compared to 42.98 million tons in 2012.
The major volume of oil production in 2013 fell to the Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli oil and gas field's block and Shah Deniz gas condensate field which are developed jointly with foreign partners.
Gas (marketable) production in the country amounted to 3.1 billion cubic meters in Jan.-Feb. compared to 3.86 billion cubic meters in the same period of 2013.
Some 17.9 billion cubic meters of marketable gas was produced in Azerbaijan in 2013 compared to 17.24 billion cubic meters in 2012.
Translated by L.Z.
Edited by S.M.