By Adria Calatayud
Novatek (NVTK.LN) said Thursday that total hydrocarbon production for the third quarter of 2019 rose 5.2%, as sales volumes of natural gas increased.
The Russian oil-and-gas company said it produced 145.2 million barrels of oil equivalent in the third quarter compared with 138.0 million barrels of oil equivalent in the year-earlier period. This included 18.31 billion cubic meters of natural gas and 3.0 million tons of liquids, Novatek said.
The company said natural-gas sales volumes, including volumes of LNG sold, rose 7.1% in the third quarter to 16.70 billion cubic meters.
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