Oman oil production down in 2013

January 14, 2014

Oman's Ministry of Oil and Gas said on January 13 the amount of crude oil produced in December was off from the same month in 2012, UPI has reported.

The ministry said production in December averaged 944,736 barrels per day, a 1.24 percent decline year-on-year, the Times of Oman reported.

The report provided no explanation for the decline.

Crude oil exports from Oman in December declined 3.29 percent from the previous month, the Times reported.

Asian consumers received the bulk of Oman's produced oil in December, the report said.

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