South American nation Guyana: Oil and Politics

FINANCIAL EXPRESS
In 2015, Exxon Mobil discovered crude oil reserves off the shore of Guyana for the first time. In geological terms, one would say that the country is a part of the Orinoco belt. The Orinoco river basin is the same geological region that gave Venezuela its crude oil reserves. In December 2019, Exxon Mobil made its first harvest of crude oil from the Guyanese waters and Guyana stood…