MOSCOW, June 5 (Reuters) - Oil output at Kazakhstan’s Kashagan field reached an all-time high of 400,000 barrels per day on Tuesday, three sources familiar with daily production data told Reuters.
Output has risen after a successful completion of maintenance on the oilfield in May.
Prior to the maintenance, daily oil production on Kashagan oil field was at 330,000-340,000 barrels per day.
North Caspian Oil Company (NCOC), Kashagan’s project operator, and the Kazakhstan Energy Ministry did not immediately respond to requests for comment.
Reporting by Olga Yagova and Alla Afanasyeva; Editing by Susan Fenton