In this April 16, 2016 file photo, an oil pump works at sunset in the desert oil fields of Sakhir, Bahrain. (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, File)
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Bahrain, the smallest energy producer in the Gulf, discovered its biggest oil field since it started producing crude in 1932, according to the country's official news agency.Bahrain's energy industry is overshadowed by the world's biggest oil and gas producers. Bahrain has crude reserves of 124.6 million barrels – fewer than Poland – and 92.03 billion cubic meters of natural gas, according to the U.S. CIA Factbook. Bahrain discovered the offshore Khaleej al-Bahrain Basin as it seeks to expand output capacity at its wholly owned Bahrain Field to 100,000 barrels a day by the end of the decade.
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