Atyrau and Mangistau regions taking lead on oil production volume in Kazakhstan
Astana. February 25. KazTAG -Atyrau and Mangistau regions are taking lead on oil production volume in Kazakhstan, said Uzakbay Karabalin, First Vice Minister of Energy.
"Atyrau region with 32.2 mln tons of total oil production is a leading region in Kazakhstan, then follows Mangistau region with 18.5 (mln tons-KazTAG), West-Kazakhstan region - 13.1, Kyzylorda region- 9.9, Aktubinsk- 7.1 mln tons, Zhambyl- 20.7 thousand tons, and East Kazakhstan region- 0.7 thousand tons," he said.
I his words, oil production volume made up 80 mln 826 thousand tons in 2014.
"The leading companies on oil production volume in 2014 were: Tengizchevroil- 26.7 mln tons, Karachaganak Petroleum Operating- 12.2 mln tons, KazMunayGas Exploration and Production - 8.1 mln tons, Mangistaumunaygas- 6.3 mln tons, Aktobemunaygas- 5 mln tons, Kazgermunay- 3 mln tons, PetroKazakhstan Kumkol Resources- 2.2, Karazhanbas- 2.1," he said.