Which are the top 5 oil-producing countries in the world?

This week, the ELN top 5 series looks at the five largest oil producers in the world

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Crude oil and its products are used to manufacture all manner of everyday essentials, including plastics, fertilisers, paints, and even medicines.

However, oil is one of the biggest contributors to greenhouse gases and climate change.

Governments and businesses are currently under increasing pressure to set ambitious decarbonisation goals to move away from fossil fuels. But who is lagging behind?

Watch the video to find out more.

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