All-India December natural gas production

Vol 5, PW 24 (30 Jan 02) News in Brief
     

Natural gas production in India rose 3.7% to 2,579m cubic metres in December over November.

Gujarat, Mumbai High and private producers in the western offshore led the rise. For a detailed breakdown see below All India natural gas production figures for December 2001 (in million cubic metres) Area/state December November April-December 2001 April-December 2000 Gujarat 286 258 2,353 2,341 Assam/Arunachal 157 151 1,531 1,699 Tamil Nadu 29 29 265 137 Andhra Pradesh 161 162 1,317 1,173 Tripura 33 34 316 266 Rajasthan 2 2 101 116 Mumbai High 1,602 1,550 13,906 13,949 Western offshore: Private/Joint venture 244 236 2,152 2,190 Eastern offshore: Private/Joint venture 65 64 364 275 Total 2,579 2,486 22,305 22,146 (Source: Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas)