The Geopolitics of Scarcity

December 19, 2013

This interactive feature explores the production, consumption and trade of key resources at the country level around the world. Select a resource from the left-hand menu, and click the tiles beneath the map to show reserves, production, consumption, imports, and exports of that resource. Click a country on the map to view details for that country.

When viewing import and export data for certain countries and resources, you have the option of displaying that country’s global trading partners on the map.