U.S. Energy Information Administration - EIA - Independent Statistics and Analysis
Country Analysis Brief Overview
- Kuwait, an OPEC member country, is one of the world’s top producers and exporters of crude oil.
- Kuwait has the world’s sixth largest oil reserves and is one of the ten largest exporters of total oil products.
- Kuwait has recently become a net importer of natural gas, leading the country to focus more on natural gas exploration and development for domestic consumption.
- Kuwait’s electric sector has not expanded despite demand growth of 8 percent per year.
Analysis Last Updated: July 2011
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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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