Country Comparison > Oil - exports > TOP 20

RankCountryOil - exports (bbl/day)
1Saudi Arabia7,635,000
4United Arab Emirates2,395,000
10United States1,920,000
19United Kingdom1,311,000
20Korea, South1,100,000

Definition: This entry is the total oil exported in barrels per day (bbl/day), including both crude oil and oil products.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012

See also: Oil - exports map

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