|18 November, 2019

Saudi crude oil exports fall to 6.67mln bpd in September -JODI

Saudi Arabia's crude oil exports in September fell to 6.67mln barrels per day (bpd) from 6.88mln bpd in August

Image used for illustrative purpose. A derek pumps in a oil field January 15, 2003 near the Saudi Arabian border, Kuwait.

Image used for illustrative purpose. A derek pumps in a oil field January 15, 2003 near the Saudi Arabian border, Kuwait.

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Saudi Arabia's crude oil exports fell in September to 6.67 million barrels per day (bpd) from 6.88 million bpd in August, official data showed on Monday.

The country's total crude output fell by 0.660 million bpd in September to 9.129 million bpd.

Crude stocks fell by 20.27 million bpd to 152.48 million bpd in September while domestic refinery crude throughput rose 0.010 million bpd to 2.584 million bpd in September, the data showed. 

Saudi Arabia and other members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries provide monthly export figures to the Joint Organizations Data Initiative (JODI), which publishes the numbers on its website.

(Reporting by K. Sathya Narayanan in Bengaluru and Dahlia Nehme in Dubai; editing by Jason Neely and James Drummond) ((Sathya.Narayanan@thomsonreuters.com; within U.S. +1 651 848 5832, outside U.S. +91 80 6749 3226/1298; Reuters Messaging: sathya.narayanan.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net))

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