February crude oil production falls below target 

Crude oil production by the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) at 1510.52 TMT, was 2.92% lower than month’s target.

Published: 23rd March 2022 09:38 AM  |   Last Updated: 23rd March 2022 09:38 AM   |  A+A-

A maze of crude oil pipes and valves is pictured during a tour by the Department of Energy at the Strategic Petroleum Reserve in Freeport, Texas. (Photo | Reuters)

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By Express News Service

NEW DELHI: India’s crude oil production dropped to 2272.26 thousand metric tonnes (TMT) in February, which is 2.19%  lower when compared with the corresponding period of the previous year and 5.6% short of the official target. 

As per the data by the petroleum ministry, the cumulative crude oil production during April-February 2021-22 stood at 27,162.3 TMT, which is 4.71% lower than the target and 2.57% lower than the production during the corresponding period of last year.  Crude oil production by the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) at 1510.52 TMT, was 2.92% lower than month’s target.



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