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
OPEC, Foreseeing No Glut, Keeps Oil Production Level Steady
New York Times - 12/4/2013 2:34:55 PM
a decision that was expected to keep prices at their current steady and relatively high levels. Even though some analysts foresee challenges shaping up for the oil producers next year, OPEC officials, meeting in Vienna, saw no reason to make ...
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
OilPrice - 11/11/2013 11:59:04 PM
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OPEC freezes oil output ceiling
Yahoo! News - 12/4/2013 3:03:33 PM
"The price of oil is acceptable and there will be some additional oil coming to the market from OPEC and outside OPEC," Qatar's Energy Minister ... OPEC decided on keeping El-Badri as secretary general after members failed to agree on candidates ...
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 ...
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 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 ...
Flavor Your Life Discusses the World Production Rates of Olive Oils, Including Australian and Organic Olive Oil
watchlistnews.com - 12/6/2013 8:34:38 AM
For the year 2011/2012, it was estimated that the world production of olive oil would ... The rates of olive oil production in other Mediterranean countries are also expected to grow. The production in Tunisia, for example, is expected to ...
Non-OPEC Oil Production
Council on Foreign Relations - 11/9/2008 11:58:02 PM
... producers operating outside the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) are responsible for producing 60 percent of the world's oil and face increasing production hurdles. Experts say many of the non-OPEC producers have older, less ...
OPEC Maintains Crude-Production Target at Vienna Meeting
Bloomberg - 12/4/2013 3:25:01 PM
“We are all satisfied.” Iran wants to produce 4 million barrels a day after international sanctions are lifted, “even if it goes down to $20 per barrel,” Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said Dec. 3. The country pumped 2.65 ...
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 ...
Iran Eager to Ramp Up Oil Production, Regardless of Effect on Price
The Motley Fool - 12/4/2013 4:29:27 PM
In a nod to the Saudis, he said he hoped OPEC members understand that "when a member country comes back ... they should open the doors for him and not fight with him." Strong U.S. shale oil production could add to internal OPEC pressures ...
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 ...
The Peak in World Oil Production is Yet to Come
Wall Street Pit - 9/15/2013 7:08:45 PM
World oil production stagnated between 2005 and 2007, which given rapid growth in demand from emerging economies sent oil prices shooting up. Some observers suggested that production might never rise much above the levels seen in 2005. Among those who ...
China's True Economic Achilles' Heel? Oil Dependency
Worldcrunch - 12/5/2013 8:50:08 AM
BEIJING — The United States is expected to bypass Russia next year to become the world’s largest non-OPEC crude oil producing country, according to a recent report by the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Another report pointed out that the ...
Oil Reforms by Mexico May Upend Markets
New York Times - 8/15/2013 12:18:43 AM
Mexico ranks ninth among the world’s leading oil producers and ... Mr. Goldwyn said an increase in Mexican oil production could drain foreign oil company investment from countries like Angola, Venezuela and Nigeria as well as the new Arctic ...
Has the World Already Passed “Peak Oil”?
National Geographic - 11/8/2010 11:59:37 PM
The year 2006 may be remembered for civil strife in Iraq, the nuclear weapon testing threat by North Korea, and the genocide in Darfur, but now it appears that another world event was occurring at the same time—without headlines, but with far-reaching ...