The rapidly expanding $27 billion oil and natural gas industry is growing New Mexico’s economy and giving New Mexicans work.
Oil and natural gas industry supports one-third, or nearly $3 billion of the state’s annual budget.
More than 134,000 New Mexicans are employed as a result of oil and natural gas production.
Oil and gas funds support the construction of new roads and highways to keep New Mexico on the move.
Oil and natural gas help New Mexico put more public safety officers on the streets, keeping our communities safe.
Students and teachers receive more than $1.4 billion each year to support New Mexico’s schools.