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“Russneft” in the first half of the year increased gas production by 13%, the figure for oil increased by 7% – ExpertRU

In the first six months of this year, Russneft increased oil production by 6.9% compared to the same period in 2021, to 3.41 million tons.

This is evidenced by the report of the issuer of securities, published on the company’s website.

“The increase in production in the first half of 2022 compared to the first half of 2021 is associated with the continuation of development drilling and the resumption of operation of a number of fields after the lifting of the OPEC + restriction,” the material says.

The company increased natural gas production in the first half of the year to 0.15 billion cubic meters. m, the growth was 13.2%. Associated petroleum gas (APG) production increased by 6.6% and amounted to 0.94 billion cubic meters. m.

Over the entire past year, RussNeft produced 6.68 million tons of oil. The head of the company Evgeny Tolochek expects that in 2022 production can grow by 3%, up to 6.9 million tons. NK plans to remain at this level in 2023 as well.

Russneft Group of Companies is among the top 10 largest producing companies in the Russian Federation. The volume of probable reserves of the company exceeds 200 million tons. The group includes five branches – Khanty-Mansiysk, Nizhnevartovsk, Saratov, Ulyanovsk and Tomsk, as well as assets in Azerbaijan. The company employs approximately 8 thousand people.

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