Preliminary production figures for October 2015 show an average daily production of about 1 946 000 barrels of oil, NGL and condensate. This is 85 000 bpd (about 4.5%) more than September 2015.
Total gas sales were about 10.8 billion Sm3, which is 1.5 GSm3 more than previous month.
The average daily liquid production in October was: 1 567 000 bbls, 334 000 bbls of NGL and 44 000 bbls of condensate. The oil production is 0.5% below the oil production in October last year.
The oil production is about 2% above the NPD’s prognosis for the month.
The total petroleum production for the first ten months in 2015 is about 188.6 million Sm3 boe, broken down as follows: about 74.9 MSm3 boe of oil, about 18.2 MSm3 boe of NGL and condensate and about 95.5 MSm3 boe of gas for sale. The total volume is 10.3 MSm3 boe higher than for the same period in 2014. Final production figures from September 2015 show an average daily production of about 1.539 million bbls, 0.322 million bbls of NGL and condensate and a total of 9.3 billion Sm3 saleable gas production.Adapted from a press release by Louise Mulhall
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