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Country Profiles

Middle East
Bahrain data
Eastern Mediterranean brief
Iran brief | data
Iraq brief | data
Israel data
Jordan data
Kuwait brief | data
Lebanon data
Oman brief | data
Qatar brief | data
Saudi Arabia brief | data
Syria brief | data
United Arab Emirates brief | data
West Bank and Gaza data
Yemen brief | data

North Africa
Algeria brief | data
Egypt brief | data
Libya brief | data
Morocco data
Sudan brief | data
Tunisia data

Feature Articles

Oman Country Analysis Brief

Release date: October 10, 2013

Oman is the largest oil and natural gas producer in the Middle East that is not a member of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), and is an important energy exporter to Asia.

Libya Country Analysis Brief

Release date: October 10, 2013

Libya is a member of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, the holder of Africa's largest proved oil reserves, and an important contributor to the global supply of light, sweet crude oil, which Libya mostly exports to European markets.

map of Strait of Hormuz World Oil Transit Chokepoints

with updated data on oil shipments through the Strait of Hormuz

Release Date: August 22, 2012

World oil transit chokepoints are a critical part of global energy security. About half of the world's oil production moves on maritime routes.

The Availability and Price of Petroleum and Petroleum Products Produced in Countries Other Than Iran

Release date: August 29, 2013

This is the latest in a series of reports to Congress on the availability and price of petroleum and petroleum products produced in countries other than Iran in the 60-day period preceding the submission of the report.

Data Tables

Other Reports

International Energy Outlook
International energy projections through 2035, includes outlooks for major energy fuels and associated carbon dioxide emissions.

Short-Term Energy Outlook
Includes international oil forecasts by month through 2014.

Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update
Gasoline and diesel fuel prices released weekly.

U.S. Imports by Country of Origin
Imports of crude oil and petroleum products by country of origin.

World Liquefied Natural Gas Imports and Exports by Country
Annual statistics for imports and exports of LNG by country of origin.


Oil and Natural Gas in Sub-Saharan Africa