BHP Billiton recorded a decrease of 4.15% in total oil and gas production to 227.09 boe/d in August 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s USL48 database.
The oil and gas production of BHP Billiton declined 8.06% in August 2021 from 246.99 boe/d in August 2020.
On a YTD basis, the company’s total oil and gas production decreased by 4.83% from the same period in 2020.
The company’s oil production grew 6.54% to 20.35 bd in August 2021 from the previous month, while gas production declined by 4.76% to 1.2 mmcf/d. On a YTD basis, oil production increased by 0.3% in 2021 when compared with the same period in 2020, while gas production declined by 5.25%. Out of the total oil and gas production in August 2021, oil production held an 8.96% share, while gas production held a 91.1% share.
Looking at the states where BHP Billiton recorded the highest oil and gas production in August 2021, New Mexico figured at the top, accounting for a 2.09% share. The company produced 222.45 boe/d in the state in August 2021, a decrease of 4.26% from the previous month.
On a YTD basis, the company produced 1,779.6 boe/d in New Mexico in 2021, recording a decrease of 6.7% from the same period in 2020.
BHP Billiton witnessed the highest oil and gas production in San Juan county in August 2021. Out of all the counties, San Juan county held a share of 75.56% for the firm. The company produced 171.59 boe/d in San Juan county in August 2021, a decrease of 6.17% in production when compared with the previous month.
On a YTD basis, the county produced 1,433.17 boe/d for the company in 2021, a 5.54% decrease from the same period in 2020.
All publicly announced wells data are included in this analysis, which is drawn from GlobalData’s USL48 database that provides insights into oil and gas permits and wells as disclosed by state ministry sites.
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