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9. Brazil

Crude production: 2.75 million barrels per day
Share of world production: 3.2%
Daily crude exports to the US: 271,000 barrels
Proven reserves: 12.8 billion barrels

Pictured: General view of the bridge Rio/Niteroi in Rio de Janeiro taken on April 30, 2009.

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