Macroeconomia e mais. Recursos para as aulas do Professor Dr. Antony P. Mueller
sexta-feira, 30 de junho de 2017
Estados Unidos exportam cada vez mais petróleo
Suddenly the U.S. Is Exporting More Crude Than a Bunch of OPEC Members
BloombergWed, Jun 28
Move over, Equatorial Guinea. Slide aside, Gabon. Make room, Ecuador. There's a new major oil exporter on the world stage, and it's the United States of America. Most people know that the shale revolution has turned the U.S. into a big producer of oil, allowing it to become less reliant on imports. What's less known is how much oil it has been shipping abroad lately. U.S. exports in the first three months of 2017 exceeded those of five of the 14 members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries. The OPEC estimates come from Lloyd's Apex, which supplies its data to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Congress outlawed most exports in 1975 in reaction to the Arab oil embargo. As ...