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Montevideo, November 16th 2018 - 18:52 UTC

Tag: Petrobras production

  • Tuesday, June 14th 2016 - 08:22 UTC

    Petrobras pre-salt fields production climb to a new high in May: 1.1MMboe/d

    Pre-salt production of oil and natural gas climbed to a new high, breaking the 1 MMb/d mark for the first time on May 8.

    Petrobras’s oil production in Brazil averaged 2.16 MMboe/d in May, its fifth highest monthly figure to date. The growth was due mainly due increases from the company’s pre-salt fields, with new wells connected to the FSPO Cidade de Maricá serving the Lula field in the Santos basin.

  • Tuesday, June 30th 2015 - 06:14 UTC

    Petrobras drastically cuts investment by 37% in next five years

    “The investment portfolio will give priority to petroleum exploration and production projects in Brazil, with the emphasis on the pre-salt”

    State-controlled oil giant Petrobras, which is mired in a corruption scandal that has rocked Brazil, said Monday it was cutting investment by 37% during the 2015-2019 period. Investment during the period will now total $130.3 billion, down from the $220.6 billion originally planned, Petrobras said in a filing with the Sao Paulo Stock Exchange.

  • Friday, May 15th 2015 - 07:32 UTC

    Petrobras production from pre-salt fields reaches milestone 800.000 bpd

    The 800Mbbl/d output was reached just eight years after first oil was discovered in the pre-salt layer in 2006, Petrobras said.

    Brazil’s Petrobras said that oil production in Santos and Campos basin pre-salt fields reached a milestone production volume of 800Mbbl/d. The volume was recorded on April 11, with 74% (590Mbbl/d) Petrobras’ share with the remainder belonging to partner companies working in different pre-salt areas.