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
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
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Mexico's Senate passes sweeping oil industry reforms
Los Angeles Times - 12/11/2013 12:32:05 PM
The vote to approve the bill came at 11:55 p.m. Tuesday ... amounts to “selling the Fatherland,” used stones and hammers to beat furiously upon tall metal barricades surrounding the Senate building. Among other things, the legislation ...
20 countries seeing biggest increase in oil production
Rediff - 11/8/2013 3:09:55 AM
Oil-rich countries are increasing production to keep up with increasing demand around ... 1.60 million barrels per day Overall rank in oil production rise in 2012: 4 Norway, which has the biggest sovereign wealth fund in the world, saw its share jump ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 9:15:50 AM
The following provides estimates of the cost of running a field for OPEC members and other individual countries, obtained from traders and industry analysts. It also gives the International Energy ... the world: Oilfields Estimated Production ...
EIA: OPEC's November Production at Low of More Than Two Years
The Wall Street Journal - 12/10/2013 1:16:13 PM
Saudi Arabia, the world's largest oil exporter, reduced its output by 100,000 barrels a day last month to 9.7 million barrels a day. The only OPEC country to increase production last month was Iraq, which saw output rise by 25,000 barrels a day ...
Domestic oil production rises to highest level in 25 years
Oregonian - 12/11/2013 10:44:42 AM
U.S. crude production rose to the highest level in a quarter-century as a shale drilling boom in states such as Texas and North Dakota cut the need for foreign oil and pushed the country closer to energy independence. The U.S. pumped 8.075 million barrels ...
Top 10 oil and gas producing countries in 2012
mining.com - 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 ...
Mexico Senate Approves Energy Bill Aimed at Production Boom
Bloomberg - 12/11/2013 7:02:48 AM
Enticing foreign investment “should jump start production and get it moving back in the right direction,” he said. To contact the reporters on this story: Adam Williams in Mexico City at firstname.lastname@example.org; Eric Martin in Mexico City ...
Mexican Senate Approves Energy Overhaul Aimed at Production Boom
Businessweek - 12/11/2013 12:03:27 PM
The legislation also includes the creation of a sovereign fund to manage oil profits, which was part of the PAN’s original proposal ... moving back in the right direction,” he said. To contact the reporters on this story: Adam Williams ...
OPEC, Foreseeing No Glut, Keeps Oil Production Level Steady
New York Times - 12/3/2013 11:54:27 PM
The other member countries are Algeria, Angola, Ecuador ... these levels there is no issue for them to react to,” said Seth Kleinman, an analyst at Citigroup who was also in Vienna. But OPEC could face challenges going forward.
World Olive Oil Consumption Slips, Production Rebounds
oliveoiltimes.com - 10/8/2013 1:40:49 PM
The IOC said that among its other member countries, production is forecast to be higher ... but the IOC’s provisional data puts last season’s world olive oil production at about 2.5 million tons – down by just over a quarter on 2011/12’s record ...
IEA: US Will Be World's Biggest Oil Producer by 2015
Voice of America - 11/12/2013 2:39:32 PM
The International Energy Agency (IAE) says that by 2015, the United States will surpass Saudi Arabia and Russia as the world's biggest oil producer and is on track to become energy self-sufficient in two decades. The IEA said Tuesday that for the next 10 ...
Has the World Already Passed “Peak Oil”?
National Geographic - 11/8/2010 11:59:37 PM
"If the consuming nations do not make major efforts to slow down the oil demand growth, we will see higher oil prices," Birol said ... be short enough to send oil prices soaring to double today’s level. A major reason for the rising prices and flatlining ...
Texas pumping more oil than some OPEC countries
fuelfix.com - 7/9/2013 11:56:59 PM
... oil production reached its highest level since 1984. That month, the Lone Star State pumped more than 74 million barrels of crude from the ground, which means if Texas were a country, it would be one of the 15 largest oil producers in the world.