Gas production in Russia down 1% in 2015

Gas production in Russia went down 1.0% in 2015, year-on-year, to 635.349 billion cubic meters

Gas production in Russia went down 1.0% in 2015, year-on-year, to 635.349 billion cubic meters, according to the operative report of Central Dispatching Department of Fuel Energy Complex (CDU TEK).

Russia produced 63.309 billion cubic meters of gas in December.

CDU TEK did not publish Gazprom gas production data for 2015 separately. That data was included in the line 'other mineral developers', which produced 469.129 billion cubic meters of fuel in 2015.

Production of a major independent gas producer, Novatek, stood at 51.885 billion cubic meters last year.

Production sharing project operators yielded 26.675 billion cubic meters last year.

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