Belarusian oil industry secures a milestone figure. 135 millionth ton of the so called black gold was extracted from the depths of the earth to the surface. Experts say that it is of the highest standard. The landmark event will be added to the chronicle of oil production in our country, and a part of the millionth party will take its place in the museum of «Belorusneft» oil company. The task for this year in the extraction of hydrocarbons is to pump out a million 670 thousand tons. The industry operates 65 active deposits and 824 wells. A promising direction all over the world is the development of wells with difficult to extract oil. For their development, our oil industry experts have developed a special method of production.