10/12/2006 Press release 35/2006: During the month of October 19.9 million standard cubic meters of oil equivalents (Sm3 o.e.) were produced. This is 1.0 million Sm3 o.e. lower than during October 2005.
Production figures from the Norwegian continental shelf, October 2006 - The average daily production was about 2 324 000 barrels oil, about 285 000 barrels NGL and about 56 000 barrels condensate.
So far this year the total production is about 204.8 million Sm3 o.e. This is 7.4 million Sm3 o.e. less than in the same period last year.
Preliminary production figures show an average daily production of about 2.407 million barrels oil and 0.351 million barrels NGL and condensate for November 2006. Final figures will be published in the beginning of January 2007. Note that liquid production from Åsgard, Kristin and Mikkel as of October is sold as oil.
Please note that the table with updated production figures for the Norwegian shelf has been moved to the NPDS's fact-pages. The overview shows complete history per field and total production per month and year.
Rune Hult, telephone: 51 87 60 77