Best answer: Where is the largest oil field in West Africa?

Africa’s largest offshore field, Elf’s Girassol lays in Angola’s deepwater Block 17.

Where is oil mostly found in Africa?

It was discovered in 2007 and produced more than 110,000 barrels per day by 2011. However, the majority of sub-Saharan African recoverable reserves and supergiant or giant fields are in Nigeria, Angola, Equatorial Guinea, and Gabon.

What country has the most oil reserves 2020?

Venezuela has the largest amount of oil reserves in the world with 300.9 billion barrels. Saudi Arabia has the second-largest amount of oil reserves in the world with 266.5 billion barrels.

How much oil is left in the world?

The Organization for Petroleum Exporting Countries reports that there are 1.5 trillion barrels of crude oil reserves left in the world. These are proven reserves that are still capable of being extracted by commercial drilling.

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