Petrobras reaches daily, monthly and annual records in oil and natural gas production in December
Petrobras´ total oil and natural gas production in December, in Brazil and abroad, has reached an average of 2 million 863 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day, representing the best result ever achieved in the history of the Company. This volume has an increase of 4.4% from 2 million 741 thousand boed registered in November.
The Company also reached in December its historical oil and natural gas liquids production record with a monthly average of 2 million 212 barrels of oil per day (bdp). This volume has an increase of 4.8% from 2 million 111 thousand bdp produced in November.
During 12 months, the Company´s production in Brazil rose 15.4%, from the monthly average of 1 million 917 thousand bdp, in January, to 2 million 212 bdp in December, demonstrating the production´s strong growth rhytum in the year. It is also important mentioning the oil and NGL production reached in December 22nd of 2 million 300 barrels of oil, the highest volume in four years, registering a new daily record.
The total oil and natural gas production in Brazil, in December, was also the highest in the Company´s history. The production reached 2 million 675 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day (boed), 4.6% above November´s production of 2 million 556 thousand boed. The total oil and natural gas production operated by the Company, which includes a share of its partners, has reached 2 million 917 thousand boed in December, also registering a new historical record.