Definition: This entry is the total oil imported in barrels per day (bbl/day), including both crude oil and oil products.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Oil - imports map
How Low Oil Prices Are Erasing The Glut
Yahoo Finance - 5/30/2016 9:41:18 PM
For example, Chinese imports of crude oil grew by a million barrels ... there is no shortage of news elsewhere in the world that could develop into important new disruptions. For example, conflict in Nigeria may cut that country’s oil production by ...
Nigerian Oil Shortage Affects Airlines With Reduced Passengers, Rescheduled, Canceled Flights
AFKinside - 5/29/2016 2:04:22 PM
Despite being one of the world’s biggest oil producers, Nigeria imports most of its fuel and is currently ... they can only supply a quarter of the country’s needs, said John Ashbourne, an economist at the financial research firm Capital Economics.
Trends In Oil Supply And Demand
Seeking Alpha - 5/30/2016 3:47:34 AM
For example, Chinese imports of crude oil grew by a million barrels ... there is no shortage of news elsewhere in the world that could develop into important new disruptions. For example, conflict in Nigeria may cut that country's oil production by a ...
World oil prices back at $50
Investment Underground - 5/27/2016 1:42:16 AM
Crude oil imports fell 4.7 per cent to 7.3m barrels per day. The Bank of Canada meanwhile said that the destruction by fire of homes and businesses and the halt to oil production would shave about 1.25 percentage points off the country's gross domestic ...
China adds pipelines, depots at “teapot” oil hub to ease congestion
Financial Express - 5/30/2016 9:52:38 AM
A group of Chinese companies plans to build new pipeline and storage facilities in eastern Shandong province, the hub for the country's independent refineries, providing much-needed infrastructure as crude oil imports into the region surge. A group of ...
Venezuela, with world's largest reserves, imports oil
USA Today - 11/2/2014 5:11:11 PM
(Photo: Ariana Cubillos, AP) CARACAS, Venezuela — For the first time in its 100-year history of oil production, Venezuela is importing crude — a new embarrassment for the country with the world's largest ... Having to import oil is a tremendous failure ...
Trump heads to shale country
United Press International - 5/26/2016 1:17:49 PM
During his tenure, Obama has embraced an "all-of-the-above" energy policy that saw the United States march closer to its first-ever commercial offshore wind farms while at the same time moving to become a top world ... he'd cut imports of oil from Saudi ...
US Crude Oil Exports: Exaggerations Giving Way To Market Reality
Forbes - 5/27/2016 9:16:14 PM
Few expected the US government to end its four-decade-old ban on crude oil exports, which barred shipments to ... allowed the same access to the global market as every other country in the world. So, when the ban was lifted, E&P producers were generally ...
Oil prices rise on start of peak U.S. demand season
Fayette Advocate - 5/30/2016 11:07:12 PM
Attention turned to a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC ... As a result, the world remains oversupplied and prices stay under pressure. Crude oil imports fell 4.7 per cent to 7.3m barrels per day.
Few winners expected by oil observers as OPEC members prepare to gather in Vienna
National Post - 5/30/2016 4:16:12 AM
As members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries prepare to face each other once again ... Russia edged out Saudi Arabia to emerge as China’s largest source for crude oil imports in April, while Iranian volumes to China also surged ...
Hillary Loves Fracking, But Only In Other Countries
The Daily Caller - 5/28/2016 9:29:22 PM
The Intercept published emails showing how Department of State officials worked closely with private sector oil and ... U.S. Export-Import Bank and the U.S. Geological Survey to help solve technical and financial problems with drilling in the country.
Import management: Any need for self-sufficiency in edible oil?
The Express Tribune - 5/22/2016 11:59:38 PM
It is not an embarrassing moment for us. There are more countries in the world that are dependent on imports to fulfil their edible oil requirements than countries which are self-sufficient. However, differentiation lies in the shape of imports of ...
Reforming the oil industry
The Jakarta Post - 5/30/2016 8:55:22 AM
But the investment climate in Indonesia’s oil and gas sector has been greatly worsened by legal and regulatory uncertainty and arduous licensing procedures. The number of drilled exploratory wells in the country fell to 52 last year from 83 in 2014 and ...
CORRECTED-TABLE-S.Korea's crude oil imports from Iran up 88 pct y/y in April
Reuters - 5/25/2016 6:30:58 AM
For earlier story on South Korea's Iranian crude oil imports in April, based upon the country's customs data: (in 1,000 barrels unless specified) April 2016 March 2016 April 2015 Crude oil imports 89,702 85,905 78,391 (1,000 b/d) 2,990 2,771 2,613 Oil ...
Oil prices rise on start of peak USA demand season
Quadrangle - 5/30/2016 10:38:34 PM
A decrease in U.S. crude stocks and a drop in crude imports pushed the price ... negatively impacting the amount of new oil discoveries". Market players will be looking ahead to the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries meeting in Vienna on Thursday.