18/08/2011 Preliminary production figures for July 2011 indicate an average daily production of about 1 965 000 barrels of oil, NGL and condensate. This is an increase of 76 000 barrels compared to June.
Gas production was about 7.3 billion Sm3, which is 1.0 billion Sm3 more than the previous month.
Oil production 2011
The average daily liquid production in July was: 1 664 000 barrels of oil, 228 000 barrels of NGL and 73 000 barrels of condensate.
Oil production is somewhat lower than the NPD’s prognosis for July, but above the prognosis for the year to date.
Liquid production 2011
Total production for the first seven months of 2011 is about 126.0 million Sm3 oil equivalents. (MSm3 o.e.), broken down as follows: about 57.7 MSm3 o.e. of oil, about 10.7 MSm3 o.e. of NGL and condensate and about 57.5 MSm3 o.e. of gas. This is 12.8 MSm3 o.e. less than in the same period in 2010.
Gas production 2011
Final production figures from June 2011 show an average daily production of about 1.616 million barrels of oil, 0.291 million barrels of NGL and condensate and a total of 6.3 billion Sm3 net gas production.
Preliminary production figures for August will be published in September 2011.