Russia Oil Output Hits Record

1 December 2009 (Last Updated December 1st, 2009 18:30)

Russian oil output hit a new monthly record of 10.07 million barrels a day in November, up from 10.04 million in October, according to data supplied by the Energy Ministry. Natural gas output in November was 1.93 billion cubic metres a day, up from 1.76 billion cubic metres a day in Oct

Russian oil output hit a new monthly record of 10.07 million barrels a day in November, up from 10.04 million in October, according to data supplied by the Energy Ministry.

Natural gas output in November was 1.93 billion cubic metres a day, up from 1.76 billion cubic metres a day in October.

State-owned Russian natural gas export monopoly Gazprom produced 1.57 billion cubic metres a day last month, up from daily production of 1.45 billion in October, according to the data.