22.7% of daily oil and 22.9% of daily natural gas production in the Gulf of Mexico has now been...

|By:, SA News Editor

22.7% of daily oil and 22.9% of daily natural gas production in the Gulf of Mexico has now been shut-in in anticipation of Tropical Storm Debby, up from 7.8% and 8.2% yesterday. The Gulf accounts for 20% of U.S. oil production and 6% of natural gas output.