"Qatar is the largest exporter of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the world, and the country’s exports of LNG, crude oil, and petroleum products provide a significant portion of government revenues.
Like many of its neighbors, Qatar relies on its energy sector to support its economy.
According to the Qatar National Bank (QNB), Qatar’s earnings from its hydrocarbon sector
accounted for 49% of the country’s total government revenues in 2014, a figure that has
declined over the past four years.1
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)
estimates that Qatar earned $38 billion from net oil exports in 2014.."