Oil production in Russia for six months increased by 2.1%

Oil production in Russia in the first six months of 2016 increased by 2.1% to 269,876 million t. About it reports “Interfax” with reference to the materials of the Central dispatching management of energy.

In June oil production in the country amounted to 44,377 million tonnes, 1.1% more than in the same period of 2015.

The highest growth of oil production in Russia in January — June 2016 was recorded at OAO NOVATEK, which increased production by 52.7% to 6,336 million tonnes.

Of the oil companies the greatest growth was shown by Bashneft, which increased production by 9.8% to 10,308 million tons Neftedobycha also increased Tatneft (down 4.9% to 13,907 million tonnes), Gazprom Neft (4.3% to 27,734 MT), Independent oil company (NNK) — 1.3% to 1,153 million tons), and “Surgutneftegaz” — on 0,2% — up to 30,580 million tonnes.

LUKOIL reduced oil production by 3.3% up to 41,567 million tonnes the Production of “Rosneft” for the first six months of 2016, fell 0.2 percent to 99,219 million tons of Production “RussNeft” has decreased by 10.9% to 3,367 million tonnes.