13/01/2006 Press release 3/2006: During the month of November 21.8 million standard cubic meters of oil equivalents (Sm3 o.e.) were produced. This is 1.1 million Sm3 o.e. lower than during November 2004.
The average daily production was about 2 490 000 barrels oil, about 302 000 barrels NGL and about 147 000 barrels condensate.
So far this year the total production is about 233.8 million Sm3 o.e. This is 7.2 million Sm3 o.e. less than in the same period last year.
Production is lower due to production stoppage and technical problems on several fields.
Preliminary production figures for December shows a increase in oil production. Average daily production is about 2.533 million barrels oil and 0.420 million barrels NGL and condensate. Final figures will be published in the beginning of February 2006.
Please note that the table with updated production figures for the Norwegian shelf has been moved to the NPD's fact-pages. The overview shows complete history per field and total production per month and year.
Rune Hult, telephone: 51 87 60 77