Azerbaijan extracted 14.36 bn cu m of gas for 1st half of 2018


July 27, Fineko/abc.az. The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) produced 3.2 bn cu m of gas in the first half of 2018 that is by 8.5% more versus the same term of 2017.

"As a whole, Azerbaijan produced 14.36 bn cu m of gas over Jan-Jun of the year that is by 3.1% more against the same period of 2017," SOCAR said.

The SOCAR data shows that in the 2nd quarter of 2018 it extracted 1.66 bn cu m of gas that is by 5.29% more compared to the 1st quarter," the Company noted.

In 2017 SOCAR produced 6.089 bn cu  m of gas that makes up 21.3% of total gas production in Azerbaijan.