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13 Jun 2017

OPEC launches Annual Statistical Bulletin

The OPEC Secretariat is pleased to announce the release of the 52nd edition of the Annual Statistical Bulletin (ASB).

The ASB provides a wide range of data on the oil and gas industry worldwide, serving as an important source of reliable information for research analysts and academics, as well as policymakers and many other industry stakeholders. The publication provides detailed and comprehensive time-series data on many different aspects of the global petroleum industry, including production, demand, imports and exports, as well as exploration, production and transportation activities.

The 2017 ASB provides key statistical data on oil and natural gas activities in each of OPEC’s 13 Member Countries: Algeria, Angola, Ecuador, Gabon, the Islamic Republic of Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, Nigeria, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Venezuela – the 53rd edition of the ASB will include data for Equatorial Guinea. Additionally, it contains valuable industry data on various countries with detailed classifications, mainly by geographical region, and covers the major economic areas around the world.

This year’s edition also comprises several new content features that highlight major historical developments and provide enhanced statistical analyses.

Some highlights from the 2017 ASB include:

To download the PDF version, please visit the OPEC website: http://www.opec.org/opec_web/en/publications/202.htm.

The interactive version of the ASB as well as the ASB Smart App, which enables the download of complete time-series data back to 1960, can be accessed under: http://asb.opec.org.