Up to 12 bn cu m of commercial natural gas extracted this year in Azerbaijan


July 18, Fineko/abc.az. Azerbaijan produced 18.799 million tons of crude oil (including gas condensate) and 17.3 bn cu m of natural gas for Jan-Jun of the year.

Out of this volume, it was produced 11.989 bn cu m of commercial natural gas.

The State Statistics Committee informs that for the first 6 months the total cost of production in the extractive industry increased by 0.1% up to AZN 16.4 bn versus the 2018 same term.

Country’s oil production decreased by 3% and gas extraction grew by 35%.