Brazil's Petrobras oil output in October reaches monthly record

martes 11 de noviembre de 2014 17:59 GYT

BRASILIA Nov 11 (Reuters) - Brazil's state-run oil company Petrobras said on Tuesday its oil output in Brazil rose 0.4 percent in October from September, a monthly record.

In October, the company produced 2.126 million barrels of oil per day on average, surpassing its previous monthly record set in December 2010 of 2.121 million barrels per day.

It is Petrobras' ninth consecutive monthly output increase in Brazil this year, the company said in a statement. (Reporting by Alonso Soto)