American Petroleum Institute Releases Survey on Oil & Gas Economic Impact
The American Petroleum Institute (API) released results of a business survey conducted by PriceWaterhouseCoopers to determine the economic impact of the oil and gas industry. Survey results showed that oil and gas accounts 12.3 percent of North Dakota’s economy and directly provides 12 percent of jobs in the state. Total jobs supported by the oil and gas industry are projected to grow to more than 114,000 in the state by 2020. Read more in The Bakken Magazine.