American Petroleum Institute

A leading oil and gas industry trade association. The American Petroleum Institute is involved with public policy and industry lobbying efforts, environment, health and safety regulations, training and certification programs, and establishing a variety of industry standards.

The American Petroleum Institute has approximately 400 corporate members which represent a wide range of subdivisions within the oil and gas industry. The institute also compiles a variety of industry statistics and distributes more than 200,000 copies of its publications relevant to operators in the oil and gas industry each year.


Investment dictionary. . 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • American Petroleum Institute — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El American Petroleum Institute, conocido comúnmente como API, en español Instituto Americano del Petróleo, es la principal asociación comercial de los EE. UU., representando cerca de 400 corporaciones implicadas en… …   Wikipedia Español

  • American petroleum institute — Pour les articles homonymes, voir API. L American Petroleum Institute (API) est l un des 600 organismes de normalisation présents aux États Unis. Celui ci regroupe les industriels américains du gaz et du pétrole. L API produit l indice API de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • American Petroleum Institute —   [ə merɪkən pɪ trəʊljəm ɪnstɪtjuːt], Abkürzung API [ eɪpiː aɪ], Forschungsinstitut der Erdölindustrie in den USA, Sitz: New York, 1919 gegründet; befasst sich mit Fragen der Förderung, Verarbeitung und Verwendung von Erdöl, Mineralölprodukten… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • American Petroleum Institute — Pour les articles homonymes, voir API. L American Petroleum Institute (API) est l un des 600 organismes de normalisation présents aux États Unis. Celui ci regroupe les industriels américains du gaz et du pétrole. L Institut se prononce sur des… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • American Petroleum Institute — The American Petroleum Institute, commonly referred to as API, is the main U.S trade association for the oil and natural gas industry, representing about 400 corporations involved in production, refinement, distribution, and many other aspects of …   Wikipedia

  • American Petroleum Institute — Das American Petroleum Institute (abgekürzt API) ist der größte Interessenverband der Öl und Gasindustrie einschließlich der petrochemischen Industrie in den USA. Dem API mit Sitz in Washington, D.C. gehören ca. 400 Unternehmen an (Stand August… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • American Petroleum Institute —    ► See API …   Financial and business terms

  • Industrial Union Department v. American Petroleum Institute — SCOTUSCase Litigants=Industrial Union Department v. American Petroleum Institute ArgueDate=October 10 ArgueYear=1979 DecideDate=July 2 DecideYear=1980 FullName=Industrial Union Department, AFL CIO v. American Petroleum Institute et al. USVol=448… …   Wikipedia

  • American Geological Institute — The American Geological Institute (AGI) is a nonprofit federation of 44 geoscientific and professional associations that represents more than 100,000 geologists, geophysicists, and other earth scientists. Founded in 1948, AGI provides information …   Wikipedia

  • Petroleum — For other uses, see Petroleum (disambiguation). Proven world oil reserves, 2009 …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.