Oil and gas injects $27b into local business: APPEA

AUSTRALIA’S oil and gas industry contributed $27 billion to local businesses, supported more than 100,000 direct and in direct jobs and generated $5.3 billion in wages in 2016-17.

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Malcolm Roberts

The figures from the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association's latest industry snapshot come as oil and gas operators are desperate to retain their social licence to operate.