US could outproduce Russia, Saudi Arabia in oil and gas

(AFP) The United States is seeing a dramatic surge in oil and gas production and could overtake the world’s biggest producers, Russia and Saudi Arabia, in another decade, a US official said.

“Some of the numbers are eye-popping,” Daniel Sullivan, commissioner in Alaska’s department of natural resources, told a panel of experts at the International Economic Forum of the Americas in Montreal.

US production is 6 million barrells per day. Picture credit Ross.

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