Natural gas production of JSC Ukrgasvydobuvannya for 10 months of this year reached 11.366 bcm. Compared to the same period last year, production decline is 4.5% or 0.541 bcm. This is 0.3% less than the production decline in January-September 2021.
At the same time, gas supply* for 10 months of 2021 decreased by 4.46% or 0.502 bcm - up to 10.756 bcm.
In October of this year, Ukrgasvydobuvannya produced 1.163 bcm of natural gas (minus 1.95%, or 23.19 mcm compared to the same period last year) and gas supply in the amount of 1.105 bcm (minus 1.62%, or 18.175 mcm).
To stabilize production indicators during 10 months of 2021, Ukrgasvydobuvannya carried out the following measures: 40 new wells were drilled and tied-in to the surface infrastructure; 203 workovers were carried out; 506 coiled tubing operations, 93 hydraulic fracturing operations were carried out; 9 side tracks were drilled. As of the end of October 2021 369 high-rate wells were equipped with a remote supervisory control and data acquisition system. 2,406 geophysical surveys and other well operations were carried out by in-house and third-party contractors, which is 20% more than planned.
* volumes of gas transferred to the needs of consumers, excluding in-process costs
** all production indicators are specified in accordance with operational data and can be updated.