HOW will the falling oil price affect profitability and production? Who pumps how much at what price? Depending on geography, some reserves are more expensive to exploit than others and only a high oil price can justify the costs. This interactive graphic allows you to choose an oil price and see its effect on OPEC and non-OPEC production and viability, broken down by country. Saudi Arabia and its Gulf neighbours, blessed by geology, manage to make a profit even when oil is at $20 due to its readily accessible reserves.

Source: Daily chart: Adjusting the taps on oil price | The Economist

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