Definition: This entry is the total oil produced in barrels per day (bbl/day). The discrepancy between the amount of oil produced and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is due to the omission of stock changes, refinery gains, and other complicating factors.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Oil - production map
U.S. Leads the World in Oil Production and Climate Denial
Ring of Fire - 7/23/2014 3:15:55 PM
Just this week, the U.S. was announced as the leading producer of oil in the world. It beat out Saudi Arabia and all the other countries in the world. The U.S. is also the world leader in climate change denial. It’s a terrifying combination that leaves ...
America Has Saved the World From a Global Oil Crisis
The Motley Fool - 7/19/2014 4:10:46 PM
Let's take a look at what has happened in the world oil markets during the past several ... War between Sudan and South Sudan has led to oil production being half what it was since then from the now separate countries. The Arab Spring has sent Libya ...
Oil Prices Affected By Ukraine-Russia, Israel-Hamas and ISIS-Iraq Conflicts
The Inquisitr - 7/21/2014 1:16:36 PM
Often, the spike in oil prices during times of conflict in the Middle East or in other oil rich countries like Russia rises more than the actual effect on oil production and distribution ... The report also suggests that the world could see a spike in ...
OPEC Says Oil Production, Market Share Fell in 2013
Wall Street Journal - 7/18/2014 7:22:15 AM
LONDON—OPEC said Friday its crude production and market share fell last year as a boom in U.S. shale dents demand for its oil. In an annual statistical report, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ... Around the World Twitter Facebook ...
EIA: Iran still hurt by sanctions
United Press International - 7/23/2014 11:48:20 AM
EIA, the statistical arm of the Energy Department, updated its country profile for Iran ... technology and expertise needed to expand the capacity at oil and natural gas fields and reverse production declines," the report said. Iran under the terms ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 9:15:50 AM
Those figures do not include the more expensive Orinoco oil from the country's sand deposits ... from various types of hydrocarbons in different parts of the world: Oilfields Estimated Production /source Costs ($ 2008) Mideast/N.Africa oilfields 6 ...
Boomtown: The State of U.S. Energy Production in 4 Charts
Wall St. Cheat Sheet - 7/18/2014 7:10:55 PM
Energy is the backbone of the American economy, and of the whole world, really ... along with the discovery of large oil reserves within the territory of the United States has allowed the country to evolve out of its status as an energy importer, and ...
More investments needed as world oil demand rises next year
NATIONAL MIRROR - 7/22/2014 10:33:46 PM
It maintained that, “World oil demand in 2015 is forecast ... spreads to bilateral energy ties with many of our member countries. “For example, Russia’s Lukoil recently started oil production from the giant West Qurna-2 oil field in Iraq; Russian ...
Chevron U.S.A.’s base oil facility begins production
Mississippi Business Journal - 7/21/2014 1:02:17 PM
helping countries around the world meet increasingly strict regulatory requirements and higher performance standards for lubricants. Premium base oil is the main ingredient in the production of top-tier motor oils that help improve fuel economy ...
Bulgaria Tops Lavender Oil Producers Ranking
ABC News - 7/16/2014 9:40:38 AM
Bulgaria has overtaken France in the past three years as the world's biggest producer of lavender oil. The Balkan country has doubled its production from 60 metric tons in 2011 to an expected 120 tons this year, as other Balkan countries cut production ...
We can hold down gas prices by requiring fuel to contain renewables such as ethanol
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 7/23/2014 3:55:53 AM
Ramping up America’s ethanol production would drive down demand ... allowing them to artificially restrict supply and drive up world prices at will. What’s more, many of the top oil-producing countries in the Gulf are exceptionally unstable and ...
Top 10 oil and gas producing countries in 2012
Mining - 6/14/2013 10:46:25 PM
World oil production rose about 2.5% last year ... with 395 million tonnes of oil produced last year. Eight out of 10 countries increased their oil output and only two — Iran and Mexico — fell. The US is the leader in terms of oil production growth ...
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
Oil Price - 11/11/2013 11:59:04 PM
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20 countries seeing biggest increase in oil production
Rediff India Abroad - 11/8/2013 3:09:55 AM
Oil-rich countries are increasing production to keep up with increasing demand around the world, especially in the emerging economies. Let's take a look at some nations that are witnessing biggest gain in production. Image: A taxi driver fills his cab at a ...
OECD-FAO outlook report predicts growth in ethanol production
Ethanol Producer Magazine - 7/17/2014 11:58:26 PM
The report, titled “OECD-FAO Agricultural Outlook 2014,” predicts ethanol prices will increase in line with inflation rates and crude oil prices over the ... The volume of production in developing countries is expected to increase from 45 billion ...