Brazil oil and gas production breaks 3 mln bpd in Dec - ANP

martes 3 de febrero de 2015 15:18 GYT

SAO PAULO Feb 3 (Reuters) - Brazil's oil and natural gas production hit a milestone in December when it reached 3.096 million barrels of oil equivalent per day (boepd), the country's oil regulator ANP said on Tuesday.

Oil and gas production was 2.935 million boepd in November, according to an ANP statement.

Oil output alone reached 2.497 million bpd in December, which was up 18 percent from a year ago and up 6 percent from November.

Natural gas output reached 95.1 million cubic meters in December, up 17 percent from the same month last year and up 4 percent from November, the ANP said.

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