By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In a Wednesday, October 18th statement from Brazil oil giant Petrobras, in September, oil production in Brazil averaged 2.17 million barrels per day, approximately 2.8 percent higher than in August.
In addition, natural gas production in the country was also up last month, reaching 81.5 million cubic meters per day, about two percent above August's levels.
According to the state-controlled company . . .