Exploration & Production

China’s Fuling shale produces 6 bcm in 2017

Sinopec has announced that the Fuling shale gas field in China’s Chongqing municipality produced just over 6 billion cubic metres in 2017.
By Staff reporter 4 January 2018 0 28961

Sinopec has announced that the Fuling shale gas field in China’s Chongqing municipality produced just over 6 billion cubic metres in 2017, with 5.76 bcm sold – an increase of 20% year on year.

Fuling, China’s only commercial shale gas field, has produced more than 15 bcm of shale gas to date.