Definition: This entry is the stock of proved reserves of crude oil in barrels (bbl). Proved reserves are those quantities of petroleum which, by analysis of geological and engineering data, can be estimated with a high degree of confidence to be commercially recoverable from a given date forward, from known reservoirs and under current economic conditions.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Oil - proved reserves map
Iran discovers 2 billion barrel shale oil reserves
conceptnewscentral.com - 2/20/2017 3:32:45 AM
Proved oil reserves in Iran rank the fourth largest in the world at approximately 160 billion barrels ... Tasnim also reported that the country had previously announced new shale oil discoveries in the provinces of Kerman and Semnan.
Table 1 : world proved oil reserves by country as of
www.coursehero.com - 12/31/2005 11:57:47 PM
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document. Unformatted text preview: Table 1 : World Proved Oil Reserves by Country as of January 1, 2006 (billion barrels) Country Oil Reserves Saudi Arabia 264.3 Canada 178.8 Iran 132.5 ...
Iran finds 2 billion barrels shale oil reserves in western province: agency
Reuters - 2/18/2017 9:25:52 AM
Iran's proven oil reserves of about 160 billion barrels, almost 10 percent of the world's total, rank it fourth among petroleum-rich countries. (Reporting by Dubai newsroom,; editing by Sami Aboudi and Ed Osmond)
World Proved Oil Reserves Data A Work Of Fiction
Oil Price - 12/9/2014 5:07:16 AM
The EIA publishes Annually a list of World ... reserves the country possesses. Even the US has gotten in on the act, adding 11.5 billion barrels of proved reserves since 2009. They did not report US 2014 reserves. Most of this increase is light tight oil ...
World Proved Oil Reserves, Fact Or Fiction
Seeking Alpha - 12/8/2014 3:38:22 PM
The EIA publishes annually a list of World ... reserves the country possesses. Even the U.S. has gotten in on the act, adding 11.5 billion barrels of proved reserves since 2009. They did not report U.S. 2014 reserves. Most of this increase is light tight ...
Lukoil reports 0.7 Bboe added in 2016 proved reserves
worldoil.com - 2/13/2017 4:34:08 PM
MOSCOW, Russia -- Based on the geological exploration results and the revision of previous estimates, LUKOIL added 0.7 Bbbl of oil equivalent to its proved reserves in 2016. The reserve replacement ratio reached 81% for proved hydrocarbon reserves ...
Iraq reports increased oil reserves of 153b barrels
Channel News Asia - 2/19/2017 11:55:01 AM
BAGHDAD: Iraq's proven oil reserves have increased by 10 billion barrels to 153 billion, Oil Minister Jabbar al-Luaibi announced Sunday (Feb 19) in a statement. The country has the world's fifth largest reserves behind Venezuela, Saudi Arabia, Canada and Iran.
Venezuela's Oil Reserves Are Probably Vastly Overstated
Forbes - 7/1/2016 12:35:07 PM
By 2010 the country’s proved reserves reached 297 billion barrels, leaping over Saudi Arabia to become the country with the world’s largest crude oil reserves. Was this massive increase in its proved reserves a result of huge new oil discoveries in ...
7 Oil Stocks With the Largest Reserves
The Motley Fool - 4/11/2015 8:53:37 AM
as the world's seven largest oil companies not controlled by a country hold only 50 billion barrels of proved oil reserves. So, while these might be the world's big oil giants, they are really small potatoes on the global scene. That being said ...
The World’s Largest Oil Reserves By Country
worldatlas.com - 2/8/2017 11:56:44 PM
In order to shed more light into a somewhat ambiguous subject, we have profiled the ten countries with the largest oil reserves in the world to help put their positions within the energy landscape into perspective.The volatility in oil prices over the past ...
The World’s Top 10 Oil Companies
24/7 Wall ST - 12/15/2014 10:50:54 AM
On the supply side, North American shale oil ... country’s governments. Company data were gathered from S&P Capital IQ. Reserves and production figures do not include natural gas or non-oil liquids. Here are the top 10 oil companies in the world based on ...
Are Proven Oil Reserves Just A Political Tool?
Yahoo Finance - 1/1/2017 4:20:43 PM
(Click to enlarge) The aggregation of proved field oil reserves largely underestimates the proved reserves of the country or of the world: it is incorrect to make an arithmetic addition, only aggregation of mean reserves is correct. In the Gulf of Mexico ...
Iraq Says Proven Oil Reserves Rise to 153 Billion Barrels
New York Times - 2/19/2017 8:48:54 AM
BAGHDAD — Iraq says new exploration has revealed an additional 10 billion barrels of oil, bringing its total proven reserves to 153 billion barrels ... ask the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries to adopt the new figure.
Iran discovers two-billion-barrel shale oil reserves
poandpo.com - 2/20/2017 7:36:08 AM
Tasnim also reported that the country had previously announced new ... while conventional oil production costs below 10 dollars per barrel. Proved oil reserves in Iran rank the fourth largest in the world at approximately 160 billion barrels, roughly ...
Iraq reports increased oil reserves of 153 bln barrels
Al Monitor - 2/19/2017 12:16:29 PM
The country has the world's fifth largest reserves behind Venezuela, Saudi Arabia, Canada and Iran. The ministry said in its statement that exploratory activities in seven fields in central and southern Iraq had contributed to raising the reserves from a ...