Baku. Agshin Rafigoglu - APA-Economics. The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) produced 418,800 m³ of gas in September 2016, down 16.96% compared to a year earlier, 9.38% from the previous month, said a statement from SOCAR.
In January-September 2016, SOCAR produced 4,706,500,000 m³ of gas, down 8.8% compared to 2015.
SOCAR produced 543,100 m³ of gas in January, 504,400 m³ in February, 547,800 m³ in March, 519,200 m³ in April, 535,600 m³ in May, 512,000 m³ in June, 530,900 m³ in July and 531,700 m³ in August.
In September, total gas production across the country made 2,311,900 m³, down 9.55% from the previous year, 7.37% from August.
In January-September total gas production rose 3.44% to 22,288,800 m³.