08/06/2006 Press release 16/2006: During the month of April 20.0 million standard cubic meters of oil equivalents (Sm3 o.e.) were produced. This is 2.5 million Sm3 o.e. lower than during April 2005.
The average daily production was about 2 222 000 barrels oil, about 277 000 barrels NGL and about 185 000 barrels condensate.
So far this year the total production is about 85.6 million Sm3 o.e. This is 3.7 million Sm3 o.e. less than in the same period last year.
Preliminary production figures show an average daily production of about 2.380 million barrels oil and 0.471 million barrels NGL and condensate for May 2006. Final figures will be published in the beginning of July 2006.
Please note that the table with updated production figures for the Norwegian shelf has been moved to the NPDs fact-pages. The overview shows complete history per field and total production per month and year.
Rune Hult, telephone: 51 87 60 77