Production At Giant Mediterranean Gas Field Zohr More Than Triples

Natural gas production from the huge Zohr field in the eastern Mediterranean offshore Egypt more than tripled in the first half of 2019 compared to the same period in 2018, Russia’s oil giant Rosneft, which holds 30 percent in the field, said on Wednesday. Production at Zohr reached 11.3 billion cubic meters of gas in the first half of this year, which was 3.6 times more than in the same period last year, Rosneft says. Current production levels stand at 68 million cubic meters per day (2.4 billion cubic feed per day), while output is expected…