Russia ups oil output 4.5%, gas 6.9% in 4M - Rosstat
MOSCOW. May 22 (Interfax) - Russia produced 187 million tonnes of oil and gas condensate in January-April 2019, 4.5% more than in the same period last year, the Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat) said.
Production rose 7.4% year-on-year in April alone, and grew 0.3% in April compared with March 2019.
Natural gas production rose 6.9% year-on-year in January-April to 240 billion cubic meters.
Associated petroleum gas production rose nearly 6.2% to 30.9 bcm in 4M.
Primary oil refining fell 0.6% to 93.7 million tonnes.
Russian oil and gas industry output:
|4M 2019||April 2019/April 2018, %||April 2019/March 2019, %||4M 2019/4M 2018, %|
|Oil, including gas condensate, mln tonnes||187||107,4||100,3||104,5|
|Natural gas, bln cu m||240||116,0||105,0||106,9|
|Associated petroleum gas, bln cu m||30,9||107,0||97,7||106,2|
|Oil delivered to refineries, mln tonnes||93,7||97,1||93,5||99,4|
|Gasoline, mln tonnes||13,0||108,4||95,2||105,0|
|Diesel, mln tonnes||25,5||105,4||95,4||102,8|
|Straight-run gasoline, mln tonnes||4,8||82,9||86,1||96,5|
|Heating oil, mln tonnes||15,7||93,4||93,1||95,9|
|Liquefied propane and butane, mln tonnes||4,9||90,1||94,5||89,6|
|Stable gas condensate, mln tonnes||10,2||2,1||173,7||139,1|
|Ammonia, mln tonnes||6,3||105,6||97,9||102,5|
|Industrial gas-sulfur, mln tonnes||2,3||106,0||91,8||104,5|
|Ethylene, '000 tonnes||1,1||107,9||95,2||102,8|