U.S. Energy Information Administration - EIA - Independent Statistics and Analysis
Country Analysis Brief Overview
- Argentina is a significant South American oil and natural gas producer, but in recent years its production has been in decline while energy demand has grown robustly.
- Despite stagnant production and rising consumption, Argentina remains a net exporter of oil.
- Argentina is the largest producer and consumer of natural gas in South America, and has a globally significant unconventional resource base.
- Argentina is the second-largest consumer of electricity in South America, after Brazil.
Analysis Last Updated: July 24, 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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