In 2016, 7.5 million tonnes of total 41 million tonnes, 6.3 bcm of total 29.4 bcm of gas were produced by SOCAR.
According to SOCAR President Rovnag Abdullayev’s article in Azerbaijan newspaper, 5 million tonnes of total 25.6 million tonnes during the eight months of 2017 and 4 bcm of total 18.7 bcm of gas was produced by SOCAR.
Abdullayev also noted that Azerbaijan’s gas reserves exceeded 29 bcm: “Shahdeniz field has produced 85 bcm of gas and 21.2 million tonnes of condensate so far. Shahdeniz 2 has 1.2 trillion cubic meters of gas and 240 million tonnes of condensate. More 16 bcm of gas will be added in current annual production within Shahdeniz 2, of which 6 bcm will be transported to Turkey, 10 bcm to Europe-Greece, Bulgaria and Italy. First gas will be delivered to Turkey in late 2018”.