Latin America: top crude oil producing countries 2017

This statistic depicts the Latin American and Caribbean countries with the largest crude oil output in 2017. Brazil led the ranking, producing over 2.6 million barrels per day of crude oil, including lease condensate. Venezuela followed with more than two million barrels per day.

Leading countries in crude oil production in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2017

Output in thousand barrels per day
Brazil 2,621.8
Venezuela 2,007.3
Mexico 1,981.08
Colombia 853.58
Ecuador 531.32
Argentina 479.44
Trinidad and Tobago 71.8
Bolivia 59.33
Cuba 50
Peru 43.52
Suriname 17
Guatemala 9.67
Chile 3.24
Belize 2
Barbados 1
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Release date

January 2019


Central and South America, Mexico

Survey time period


Special properties

Including lease condensate

Supplementary notes

The release date given is the date of access.
Figures have been rounded.

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