U.S. crude oil output falls 20,000 bpd in July to 8.69 million b/d – EIA

A pumpjack brings oil to the surface in the Monterey Shale, California, U.S.  April 29, 2013.  REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo

*A pumpjack brings oil to the surface in the Monterey Shale, California, U.S. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo

02 October 2016, Houston — U.S. crude oil production fell 20,000 barrels per day in July to 8.69 million b/d, according to data released Friday from the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Production from North Dakota rose 4,000 bpd in July, according to the EIA’s monthly 914 report. Meanwhile, Texas production slipped 11,000 b/d and offshore Gulf production rose by 16,000 b/d.

*Catherine Ngai; Editing – Chizu Nomiyama – Reuters

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