Gas production in Shah Deniz field increased by 9%


In the first three months of 2020, the Shah Deniz field produced around 4.7 billion standard cubic metres (bcm) of gas, which is 9.3% more in comparison with the corresponding indicator of 2019, APA-Economics reports citing BP’s (operator of project) report regarding annual results of 2019 on its operations in Azerbaijan.

It has been noted in the report 1 million tonnes (7.7 million barrels) of condensate in total from the Shah Deniz Alpha and Shah Deniz Bravo platforms.

According to the report, in the first quarter of 2020, Shah Deniz spent about $219 million in operating expenditure and $219 million in capital expenditure, the majority of which was associated with the Shah Deniz 2 project.