In the east the Ural mountains range is present. Then the north European plain was followed by a plateau and then the Iberian peninsula. Below the plateau is the alps mountain range.
In the north, we have the Bay of Biscay, the English Channel, the North Sea, and the Baltic sea from west to east. In the south, we get the Mediterranean sea which is connected to the Atlantic ocean by the strait of Gibraltar.
Ruhr – Rhine region is one of the largest industrial regions in the world. Ruhr has bituminous coal, steel, manufacturing, and chemical factories.
The climate of Europe is steppe type in the east, Mediterranean type in the south, British type in the north, and taiga type in the Scandinavian region.
European countries are the largest growers and consumers of wine.
Brent Crude Oil:
Sweet light crude oil. Sweet means low sulfur content. Light means producing a higher amount of petrol, and diesel after refining. Major oil price benchmark for Atlantic basin crude oil.
Other oil: West Texas Intermediate [W.T.I] – sweetest and lightest oil.