Mar 15, 2022 - Energy & Environment

Charted: The world's biggest oil exporters

Crude exports
Data: BP Statistical Review of World Energy; Chart: Jared Whalen/Axios

One reason the Russian invasion has shaken oil markets so much is that the country is a huge exporter.

Driving the news: Russian exports are falling even in the absence of direct petro sanctions, which is causing even more market tightness.

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