Petrobras output up 8%

Oil and gas production averaged 3.34 million barrels of oil equivalent per day for the Brazilian state-run oil company in October.

Agência Brasil
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Rio de Janeiro – Oil and gas output for Brazil’s Petrobras reached 3.34 million barrels of oil equivalent per day (boed) in October, up 8% from September. Domestic output accounted for 3.18 million boed.

The information was made public by Petrobras on Tuesday evening (27). The Brazilian state-owned oil company imputed the hike in output to the fact that rig FPSO P-69 became operational in the Far South section of the Lula oilfield, in the Santos Basin pre-salt area.

Petrobras reported that proprietary oil and gas production (partners not included) hit 2.66 million boed, with 2.544 million boed coming from Brazil and 119,000 boed coming from abroad.

Translated by Gabriel Pomerancblum

Agência Petrobras

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