Russia is the fourth month in a row the leader in oil production

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Betemporary in photobacteria compressor station in the oil and gas field. Archival photoRussia is the fourth month in a row the leader in oil production© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Betemporary the image Bank

Russia in June produced an average of 10,183 million barrels of oil per day, while maintaining a leading position for the production of «black gold» in the world for the fourth consecutive month, according to Rosstat.

Saudi Arabia in June, ranked second on this index, producing an average of 9.95 million barrels of oil per day.

In sum, OPEC in June was producing 32.6 million barrels per day, of which Iraq — 4,502 million.

The share of oil exports in the total volume of Russian exports in the first half of 2017 accounted for 27.3%, in exports of energy goods-of 43.7% (in the first half of 2016, respectively for 25.4% and 43.1%).

In June, the average actual export price for oil was 336,4 US dollar per ton (95,1% by may 2017). World market price for Urals crude oil was $ 333,3 USD per tonne (92,9% by may 2017).

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