The Energy Secretariat reported that the total oil production in October was 498,000 barrels of oil equivalent (kbbl / day), an increase of 2% compared to the same period of the previous year.
Meanwhile, the total production of non-conventional oil (schist + tight) showed a year-on-year growth of 15%.
In particular, shale oil production increased by 70% on a yearly basis and by 3% compared to the previous month, at 66 kbb / day.
The Ministry report to the Ministry of Finance reported that the total production of natural gas increased 7% year on year to 132 MMm3 / day and 1.2% compared to the previous month.
In particular, non-traditional gas (shale + tight) showed a growth of 38% in October.
Shale gas production was 25 mm3 / day and 243% between October 2017 and October 2018 increased by 11% compared to the previous month.