October 23, 2018 / 12:10 PM / 21 days ago

Novak: Russian oil output up 150,000 bpd from Oct 2016: TASS

FILE PHOTO: Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak attends a session of the Russian Energy Week international forum in Moscow, Russia October 3, 2018. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin/File Photo

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s oil production is currently 150,000 barrels per day (bpd) higher than the October 2016 level, the baseline for the global oil production deal, TASS news agency quoted Energy Minister Alexander Novak as saying on Tuesday.

Russia’s oil output reached a post-Soviet record high of 11.36 million bpd last September, surpassing the previous peak of 11.247 million bpd hit in October 2016.

Reporting by Polina Devitt; writing by Vladimir Soldatkin; Editing by Susan Fenton

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