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
Venezuelan Oil Imports Crash Amid Payment, Shipping Troubles
hellenicshippingnews.com - 8/28/2016 9:06:09 PM
Venezuela is now failing to cover collapsing domestic oil production with foreign imports, according to dire reports Friday. Despite holding the world’s largest proven ... Along with producing much of the country’s oil, PDVSA is the Venezuelan ...
Trade Dynamics And China, Part 2: The World
econintersect.com - 8/28/2016 6:07:12 PM
the article gives special attention to China's imports of oil-related products. It also looks at China's trade on a regional basis, and provides a dynamic map of the trade relations between China and the rest of the world on a country-by-country basis.
China's Oil Production Peaks, Increased Foreign Oil Dependency On The Horizon
Forbes - 8/25/2016 11:54:21 PM
So far this year, China’s oil imports have increased by 16%, while the country is poised to pass the U.S. as the world’s largest crude oil importer. The pace of the increase could slow, however, since Beijing has taken advantage of recent low prices to ...
France, how can you square your ban on fracking with the import of shale oil?
energypost.eu - 8/29/2016 5:34:23 AM
As Rotterdam is the number one oil trading hub of the world ... Today, countries (like France) ban GMO’s (Genetically Modified Organisms) in food and almost everyone signs treaties to block imports produced by child labour. What is the difference ...
China oil giants unmoved by bull rally after worst earnings
worldoil.com - 8/25/2016 1:10:06 PM
PetroChina Co., the country’s biggest oil and gas company, and Cnooc Ltd., China’s ... resulted in a decline in China’s domestic crude output, helping drive imports by the world’s second-biggest consumer to a record. The country’s crude ...
Exclusive: Venezuela's oil imports slump on payment woes, economic meltdown
Win 98.5 - 8/25/2016 2:33:01 AM
PDVSA's oil import needs started growing in 2012 after a severe explosion hit its largest refining complex, Paraguana. Output since then has been hobbled. Despite having the world's largest ... reported by the country's fuel retailers, has partially ...
Oil-Rich Countries Are Importing Elite Athletes to Bump up National Medal Count
NBC News - 8/17/2016 10:20:38 AM
This isn't unique to Bahrain, as nearby countries Qatar, United Arab Emirates and Turkey have all been known in the past decade to pay to import elite athletes ... where there is such a surfeit of world-class runners that few qualify for the national ...
Saudi prince visit eyes vast Chinese oil export market
ECNS - 8/29/2016 1:02:22 AM
Saudi Arabia, one of the world's largest oil exporters ... with Saudi Arabia would also diversify the supply channels for Chinese oil imports, which is conducive to the country's energy security, Lin noted. Prince Mohammed, who is scheduled to return ...
Southeast Asia LNG demand, opportunities and risks for Global LNG Industry
oilpro.com - 8/29/2016 1:05:22 PM
Furthermore, EIA in the same report predicts that World ... LNG imports will face many economic challenges. Athanasios Pitatzis is an Industrial/Petroleum Engineer and Member of the Greek Energy Forum. He specializes in the development of oil & gas markets ...
Oil Ticks Up on Iran Cooperation
NASDAQ - 8/25/2016 3:44:36 AM
Chinese net crude oil imports fell by just over 2% month-on-month ... some market participants said they believe bearish data from the world's two largest oil-consuming countries could provide a serious headwind for prices moving into next week.
Venezuela, with world's largest reserves, imports oil
USA Today - 11/2/2014 5:11:11 PM
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 oil ... Having to import oil is a tremendous failure for PDVSA, for Venezuela."
Easing Forex Pressure With Import Substitution
Leadership - 8/29/2016 2:49:45 AM
As a country heavily dependent on proceeds of crude oil ... world and almost every food is imported. The country’s well endowed land is able to produce enough rice to feed its 170 million population, but it still spends over N1 billion on rice imports.
It's A Small World After All - No End in Sight for East Coast Gasoline Glut
rbnenergy.com - 8/24/2016 1:01:09 AM
Higher gasoline imports to ... main connection to the world gasoline market, and a bellwether for the health of refining in its own right. We will therefore dedicate a large part of this post to the outlook for that part of the country.
Kuwait’s crude oil exports to China hit 4-month high
Kuwait Times - 8/25/2016 4:52:01 PM
China’s overall imports of crude oil in July edged up 1.2 percent from a year earlier to 7.35 million bpd, the lowest level in six months on daily basis. Angola overtook Saudi Arabia to be the country ... price of oil in the world markets went down ...