With an economy based on oil resources, Algeria is home to the largest oil company in Africa. The success of the country’s economy is due to its natural resource, petroleum. Additionally, Algeria is a main gas producer and exporter to Europe and other parts of the world. Producing roughly 1.1 million barrels of crude oil per day, Algeria has one of the biggest natural gas reserves, ranking 10th largest world-wide and is the sixth-biggest exporter of gas.