For the first time, oil and natural gas production in the Brazil exceeded 4 million barrels of oil equivalent per day (boe/d), totaling 4.041 million boe/d. According to the National Petroleum Agency, Gas Biofuels (ANP), the month recorded a record production of both oil – 3.168 million barrels per day (bbl/d) – as well as natural gas – 138.753 million cubic meters per day (m³/d).
Compared to December 2019, oil production increased 1.99% and 20.43% compared to January last year. On the other hand, natural gas was 0.71% higher than in the previous month and 22.58% higher than in the same month of 2019.
Pre-salt production was 2.682 million boe/d, representing 66.37% of all national production. In this region, 2.150 million bbl/d oil and 84.572 million m³/d of gas. The largest producer in January was lula’s field, with 1.052 million bbl/d oil and 44.096 million m³/d of gas.ACESSE AS REDES DA PANORAMA OFFSHORE: