Exploration & Production

Changqing Oilfield output to hit record levels in 2018

CNPC’s Changqing Oilfield subsidiary is expected to produce a record 38 billion cubic metres of gas in 2018
By Staff reporter 8 October 2018 0 32821

China National Petroleum Corp.’s (CNPC’s) Changqing Oilfield subsidiary is expected to produce a record 38 billion cubic metres of gas in 2018, CNPC said on Monday.

Nearly 11,000 wells were in production at Changqing as of 26 September after more than 100 new wells started pumping in Jingbian, Yulin and Sulige, according to CNPC.

Changqing accounts for roughly one-quarter of China’s overall gas production.