U.S. Energy Information Administration - EIA - Independent Statistics and Analysis
Country Analysis Brief Overview
- Mexico is a major non-OPEC oil producer and among the largest sources of U.S. oil imports.
- Mexico's oil production has declined in recent years, as has its position as a net oil exporter to the United States.
- Mexico is a net importer of natural gas, mostly via pipeline from the United States, and its natural gas demand is rising due to greater use of the fuel for power generation.
- Most of Mexico's electricity generation comes from conventional thermal plants, the fuel source for which is increasingly natural gas.
Analysis Last Updated: October 17, 2012
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-- = Not applicable; NA = Not available; F = Forecast value
Sources: EIA. For more detailed data, see International Energy Statistics.
Data last updated: February 12, 2013
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