Kazakhstan’s Tengizchevroil Q1 oil output slightly down to 7.3 mln tonnes (CVX, XOM, LKOH)

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ALMATY, May 16 (Reuters) – Kazakh upstream venture Tengizchevroil produced 7.3 million tonnes (58 million barrels) of oil in the first quarter, it said on Tuesday, down from 7.4 million tonnes a year earlier.

Chevron, ExxonMobil, Lukoil and KazMunayGas are partners in the venture, the Central Asian nation’s biggest oil producer. (Reporting by Mariya Gordeyeva; Writing by Olzhas Auyezov; editing by Katya Golubkova)