World's 10 biggest oil producers

POSTED: 9:47 AM PST November 12, 2012    UPDATED: 7:44 AM PST November 15, 2013 

The U.S. is set to surpass Saudi Arabia as the world’s top oil producer by 2015. But where do we stack up right now?

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Lee Celano / Reuters

A new report by the International Energy Agency claims the United States will surpass Saudi Arabia as the world's biggest oil producer by 2015 and be close to energy self-sufficiency in the next two decades. Check out the current top 10 oil producing countries, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration's most recent data (2012).

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