Oil output at Kazakhstan's Kashagan field cut down to half


Oil output at Kazakhstan's giant offshore Kashagan oilfield has almost halved since May 20 to 220,000 barrels per day (bpd) from more than 400,000 bpd in early May due to maintenance, two industry sources said on Tuesday.

The oilfield is undergoing planned maintenance from May 19 until Aug. 3, and production...