Gas production by companies for 5 months of 2019

According to the information of the Ministry of Energy and Coal Mining, 8800 million cubic meters of natural gas were produced for 5 months of 2019, which is by 3.5% more than last year.  In the overall production structure 78.4 % of gas were produced by companies included in NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine and other 21.6% are private companies.

Monthly dynamics of the total production in 2019 looks as follows:

• January — 1 816 mln cubic meters;
• February — 1 644 mln cubic meters;
• March — 1 815 mln cubic meters;
• April — 1 741 mln cubic meters;
• May — 1 782 mln cubic meters.

State enterprises, which are subordinate to Naftogaz, produced 6900million cubic meters. Of this volume, 6400 million cubic meters (72.6% in the overall structure) were produced by JSC Ukrgazvydobuvannya, 500 million cubic meters (5.7%) – by PJSC Ukrnafta.

The largest private producer is PrJSC Naftogazvydobuvannya with 680 million cubic meters of produced gas (7.7% in the overall structure). Other leaders are PrJSC MC Ukrnaftoburinnya – 295 million cubic meters (3.4%) and Esko-Pivnich LLC – 246 million cubic meters (2.8%).

It should be noted that average daily production is decreasing for forth month and according to the results of May amounted to 57.57 million cubic meters (by 0.98% less compared to April).

The average daily production dynamics according to the results of 5 months looks as follows:

• January — 58.57 mln cubic meters;
• February — 58.70 mln cubic meters;
• March — 58.55 mln cubic meters;
• April — 58.04 mln cubic meters;
• May — 57.57 mln cubic meters.

Tags: gas, DTEK, Naftogaz

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