PT Pertamina (Persero) oil and gas production reached 571 MBOEPD as of July 2015, increasing by 9.8% compared to the same period last year of 520 MBOEPD.
Pertamina Vice President for Corporate Communication Wianda Pusponegoro said the company recorded a trend of increasing oil and gas production since earlier this year. In January 2015, Pertamina consolidated average oil production reached 259. 74 MBOPD. The average production increased to 275 MBOPD for year-to-July 2015 period.
A similar increase was also recorded in gas production, in which the 1,621.46 MMSCFD in average gas output recorded in January 2015 grew to 1,712 MMSCFD during a-seven-month-period of the year. Given the increases, Pertamina oil and gas production reached 571 MBOEPD as of the end of July.