Automotive gasoline production fully covers domestic consumption — Ministry of Energy

Tuesday, 12 November 2019, 12:39:28

The results of socio-economic development and the implementation of the republican budget for January-October 2019 were considered at the regular government session chaired by Prime Minister Askar Mamin. First Vice Minister of Energy Makhambet Dosmukhambetov reported on the results of the energy complex development for 10 months.

According to the Ministry of Energy, for 10 months of 2019, oil and condensate production reached 74.8 million tons with an increase of 0.3% compared to the same period in 2018 or 102% to the plan for 10 months of 2019.

“This year, three major oil and gas projects were successfully overhauled: in Kashagan, the overhaul was completed 15 days ahead of schedule, in Tengiz — 3 days, and repairs were carried out in Karachaganak from Sep. 15, 2019, to Oct. 13, 2019. Despite the shutdown of the main production, the production rates on the projects exceed the plans,” said the first vice minister.

For 10 months of 2019, Kashagan produced 11.5 million tons with an increase of 7.4% compared to the same period in 2018 and 6.4% to the plan. Tengiz produced 24.6 million tons with an increase of 5.1% compared to the same period in 2018 and 2.5% of the plan. Production at Karachaganak amounted to 9.1 million tons, which is 9% less than last year, but with an increase of 2.2% compared to the plan for 10 months of this year.

According to Dosmukhambetov, taking into account the rate of production, the Ministry increased the forecast for annual production in the country to 90.5 million tons, this may exceed the fact of 2018 in the amount of 90.4 million tons.

“The volume of gas production for 10 months of this year amounted to 46.3 billion cubic meters with an increase of 1.5% compared to the same period in 2018. Oil refining for 10 months of this year amounted to 14.17 million tons, with an increase of 5% compared to the same period in 2018, but less than the plan for 10 months of this year by 1.2%. The plan for 2019 is 17 million tons, the forecast has been increased to 17.1 million tons,” he said.

In turn, the volume of production of the main petroleum products - gasoline, jet fuel, diesel fuel and fuel oil from the beginning of the year amounted to 10.5 million tons with an increase of 10.2% compared to the same period in 2018. Gasoline produced 3.6 million tons, or 112.5% ​​compared to the same period in 2018.

“The volume of gasoline production fully covers the domestic consumption of the country. Since July 2019, export of gasoline was opened; export volume amounted to 42.6 thousand tons. In general, the situation in the oil market is stable, there is no shortage in the fuel and lubricants market,” the first vice minister informed.

As of Nov. 11, 2019, in Kazakhstan, the average retail price for AI-92 gasoline is — 148.5 tenge.

Jet fuel produced 524.5 thousand tons or 182% compared to the same period in 2018. Diesel fuel produced 4.1 million tons, or 108.1% of the same period in 2018. As of Nov. 11, 2019, in Kazakhstan, the average retail price for summer diesel fuel is 193 tenge.

Nov. 11, 2019, the amount of fuel and lubricant residues in the domestic market of the country is: for AI-92 gasoline — 185.2 thousand tons, for diesel fuel — 133.1 thousand tons.

In addition, as part of the diesel fuel supply schedule, 394 thousand tons should be delivered to agricultural producers, of which as of Nov. 8, 2019, 366.5 thousand tons or 92.8% has been shipped.

Commercial gas production amounted to 27.12 billion cubic meters, or 98.6% compared to the same period in 2018. The volume of domestic consumption of marketable gas amounted to 11.8 billion cubic meters with an increase of 3% compared to the same period in 2018. Gas exports amounted to 15.3 billion m3, or 91.1% compared to the same period in 2018.

Electricity generation amounted to 85.9 billion kWh or 98.1% compared to the same period in 2018. In general, the volume of production corresponds to the volume of consumption in the country.

In the electricity generation sector, over 10 months 2019, 14 renewable energy facilities with a capacity of 402 MW were put into production. By the end of the year, 4 new renewable energy facilities with a capacity of 104.8 MW will be commissioned.

“The volume of renewable energy generation for 9 months of this year amounted to 1.7 billion kW / h with an increase of 65% compared to the same period in 2018. The share of renewable energy in electricity production is about 2%. In the whole country in comparison with 2018, the number of renewable energy facilities in 2019 increased by 20 objects: from 67 to 87, the total capacity of renewable energy facilities increased 1.9 times: from 537 MW in 2018 up to 1,042 MW in 2019,” said the first vice minister.

In addition, the volume of uranium production amounted to 18.7 thousand tons with an increase of 5% compared to the same period in 2018 or by 0.8% compared to the plan for 10 months of the current year.


News feed
30 March 2020, 16:55
Sizes of pay raise approved for medical workers involved in treatment of patients with coronavirus
28 March 2020, 19:10
One job in automotive industry stimulates creation of 7-8 jobs in related areas
28 March 2020, 11:56
Prime Ministers of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan Askar Mamin and Abdulla Aripov launch joint production of new car models in Kostanay
28 March 2020, 11:34
Gulshara Abdykalikova appointed akim of Kyzylorda region
27 March 2020, 13:01
Activities of enterprises and organizations to be suspended from March 30 to April 5 in Nur-Sultan and Almaty
27 March 2020, 08:30
Housing Construction Savings Bank to grant deferrals to customers automatically, without supporting documents
26 March 2020, 18:42
State Commission on Ensuring the State of Emergency under President of Kazakhstan strengthens restrictions in Nur-Sultan, Almaty and Shymkent
24 March 2020, 15:11
Government considers measures to implement instructions of the Head of State
24 March 2020, 14:34
Birgemiz Public Fund announces the Board of Trustees
22 March 2020, 13:20
Video Digest: Main events of the week, No. 53
21 March 2020, 14:50
Prime Minister Askar Mamin holds telephone conversations with heads of government of Russia, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan
21 March 2020, 12:34
Askar Mamin congratulates Kazakhstanis on Nauryz
20 March 2020, 17:52
Askar Mamin instructs akims, large enterprises and SMEs to ensure preservation of jobs
20 March 2020, 12:00
Quarantine is not a restriction on providing Kazakhstanis with necessities – Tugzhanov
20 March 2020, 11:53
70% of employees of state organizations in the capital and Almaty switched to remote work
20 March 2020, 11:29
Over 32 billion tenge to be allocated in Kazakhstan to ensure food security
20 March 2020, 09:38
Prime Minister Askar Mamin inspects progress of work on ensuring quarantine regime in Nur-Sultan
19 March 2020, 22:18
Briefing on measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in Kazakhstan
18 March 2020, 18:59
Government will ensure price stability and uninterrupted food supply
17 March 2020, 20:36
About restrictions on entry-exit to / from the cities of Nur-Sultan and Almaty
17 March 2020, 18:50
In 2020, Baiterek Holding to support over 19 thousand SME projects
17 March 2020, 16:10
State Commission for Ensuring State of Emergency under the President of Kazakhstan introduces quarantine regime from March 19 in Nur-Sultan and Almaty
17 March 2020, 14:13
Dalenov speaks about measures to support temporarily closed facilities
17 March 2020, 13:50
Prices should return to level of early last week — Bakhyt Sultanov calls on Kazakhstani entrepreneurs
17 March 2020, 13:41
In Kazakhstan, a ban to be introduced on calculating remuneration for delays of more than 90 days on consumer loans of individuals — Madina Abylkassymova
17 March 2020, 13:13
Alikhan Smailov speaks about special procedure for budgeting during emergency
17 March 2020, 12:52
Two hundred thousand jobs to be created in Kazakhstan — Birzhan Nurymbetov on measures to ensure employment of citizens
17 March 2020, 11:36
Kazakhstan created necessary conditions for saturating market with domestic food products — Ministry of Agriculture
17 March 2020, 11:22
By beginning of spring field work, readiness of equipment to be 100% — Ministry of Agriculture
17 March 2020, 11:07
Large trade objects, cinemas and sports facilities to be exempt from tax payment for one year — Ministry of National Economy
17 March 2020, 10:07
Government reviews preparations for spring field work
17 March 2020, 09:52
Government approves anti-crisis package
16 March 2020, 20:34
Prime Minister Askar Mamin holds meeting with heads of retail chains
16 March 2020, 18:27
Government session to be held March 17 in Ukimet Uyi
16 March 2020, 16:59
Prime Minister Askar Mamin holds meeting of State Commission on Ensuring State of Emergency under President of Kazakhstan
16 March 2020, 15:59
Switching from Cooperatives to Associations of Housing Owners: How will monthly size per square meter be calculated
16 March 2020, 15:55
One house – one account: Residents to manage the money themselves
16 March 2020, 15:40
Main idea of ​​creating Associations of Property Owners — to let people manage their own house — interview with Margulan Abdykarimov
15 March 2020, 19:21
No cases of coronavirus infection found in western regions and Kyzylorda region of Kazakhstan
15 March 2020, 19:16
Tugzhanov: All social obligations to be fulfilled in due time
14 March 2020, 21:07
Roman Sklyar and Yerlan Turgumbayev made aerial visual inspection of snow reserves
14 March 2020, 14:10
Video Digest: Main events of the week, No. 52
13 March 2020, 15:09
Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Askar Mamin held telephone conversations with prime ministers of Russia Mikhail Mishustin and Belarus Sergei Rumas
12 March 2020, 20:02
Rapid Response Working Group chaired by Prime Minister Askar Mamin hears reports from akims of regions
12 March 2020, 16:23
Prime Minister Askar Mamin holds meeting of National Commission for Modernization
12 March 2020, 14:12
State will expand measures to support business and entrepreneurship development – Prime Minister Askar Mamin
11 March 2020, 12:00
Procession of the Golden Man continues in India
10 March 2020, 21:55
Rapid Government response and fulfillment of social obligations, or what was discussed at regular session of the Cabinet of Ministers
10 March 2020, 19:44
Prime Minister Askar Mamin holds meeting of Republican Rapid Response Working Group
10 March 2020, 16:21
Optimized funds to be used to ensure social benefits — Ministry of Finance
© 2019 - 2020 Press service of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan