In January-May of the current year, 17 bln. cubic metres of gas was produced in Azerbaijan and this is 3,4% in other words 551,5 mln. cubic metres more in annual comparison, Energy Ministry told APA-Economics.
Of the produced gas in the country, 5,4 bln. cubic metres fell on the share of "Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli" oil and gas fields, 8,4 bln. on the share of Shah Deniz gas-condensate field.
According to the information, during the reporting period, SOCAR produced 3,2 bln. cubic metres of gas.