By Irina Slav for Oilprice.com
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Crude oil output from fields operated by Brazil's energy major Petrobras hit a record last year despite the pandemic, at an average 2.3 million barrels per day (bpd), Bloomberg reported, comparing the production rate to that of Kuwait.
This was pretty much in line with Petrobras's own estimate of average daily production in 2020, which stood at 2.28 million bpd, out of a total forecast hydrocarbons production rate of 2.84 million barrels of oil equivalent daily.
The boost in production came mostly from the development . . .