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With an average daily production of 2,186,877 barrels per day in 2016, Mexico is ranked number 12 for oil production. Back in Continue reading Spotlight on oil production in Mexico
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With the oil industry struggling to recover from a global supply glut, even with substantial production cuts by Continue reading Norway shows the way for Arctic oil
Nigeria may not be a top-10 oil producer, but it is Africa’s largest at almost two million barrels a day in 2016. While the Continue reading A look at oil production in Nigeria
The bulk of a lubricant is the base oil, which can be vegetable, mineral, or synthetic in nature.
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