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
China’s Drag on Oil Prices That OPEC’s Cuts Can’t Alleviate (1)
Bloomberg - 12/8/2016 5:50:37 AM
(Bloomberg) -- One of the biggest engines soaking up the world’s oil is starting to sputter. Growth in crude imports by China ... volumes are under commercial storage facilities. The country built up a total of about 400 million barrels in inventories ...
IEA’s World Energy Outlook 2016 Includes the Paris Agreement, But Doesn’t Reach the Goal
instituteforenergyresearch.org - 12/6/2016 7:07:33 PM
The graph shows the reduction of imports within each country in 2040 due to efficiency ... by 2035 as more and more countries switch from oil to natural gas. Natural gas consumption is growing across the world except in Japan, and because there is plenty ...
Five west African countries ban 'dirty diesel' from Europe
The Guardian - 12/6/2016 11:50:54 AM
Nigeria, Benin, Togo, Ghana and Ivory Coast to block imports from oil companies and traders of diesel with sulphur levels many times European limit Traffic in Lagos, Nigeria. The country has agreed to ban imports of high-sulphur diesel as part of a UN ...
Rebounding oil prices spell bad news
The Express Tribune - 12/4/2016 5:44:02 PM
... oil may give the much-needed support to the receding world economies and oil exporting countries, including Russia, and many European economies to create additional demand for increased imports. Secondly, the likely inflationary pressure in Pakistan ...
China Nov exports, imports rise unexpectedly, commodity purchases soar
Reuters - 12/8/2016 4:03:14 AM
That left the country ... demand. Imports were expected to have dropped 1.3 percent, after falling 1.4 percent in October. The trade surplus was forecast to have shrunk to $46.30 billion in November, versus October's $49.06 billion. China, the world's ...
WORLD ECONOMIES IN TROUBLE: Middle East Oil Exports Lower Than 40 Years Ago
srsroccoreport.com - 12/7/2016 12:08:12 AM
Basically, all the hard work the Middle East oil companies spent on increasing production over the past 40 years went to supplying their own insatiable domestic consumption. Here is a breakdown of the some of the Middle Eastern countries oil consumption ...
U.S. Oil Exports Skyrocket Despite Climate Pacts
Climate Central - 12/2/2016 8:23:53 PM
American crude is shipped to Curacao, China, South Korea, Italy, Spain, Singapore, the Netherlands and 16 other countries. Credit: U.S. Energy Information Administration Though the U.S. is among the world’s top oil producers, it imports about 10 times ...
OPEC, Trump, and the Oil Price Mystery
theepochtimes.com - 12/7/2016 3:42:57 AM
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC ... “I don’t think oil prices will come back up strongly until we start seeing some increased demand for oil—a much stronger world economy than we have now.” After months of negotiation ...
OPEC sees robust oil demand growth even if prices rise
Reuters - 12/5/2016 9:00:17 AM
[O/R] This has worried big buyers like India, which imports more than 80 percent of its crude oil and has benefited from two years of soft prices. Indian Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan told the conference oil producing countries "must match security of ...
Crude Oil prices at 16-month high as OPEC deal fuels buying
Commodity Online - 12/5/2016 11:44:56 AM
Brent crude oil ... country is at 127.3 which is 4.7% higher as compared t India and Russia is jointly planning to develop undeveloped coal fields and iron ore mines in Russia as part of expanding the scope of current investment with Russian commodity ...
OPEC cut pushes oil prices up to 16-month high
The Christian Science Monitor - 12/4/2016 11:56:15 PM
OPEC, founded in Baghdad in 1960, was originally made up of the world’s five largest oil producing countries: Iraq ... percent of the United States’ oil consumption came from net imports: the lowest annual level since 1970, according to USA Today.
Australia Oil - The Very Beginning Of Long And Very Difficult Process
Seeking Alpha - 12/6/2016 12:30:52 AM
OPEC's agreement on an oil production cut might negatively influence Australian oil imports ... world's oil stock back to a normal level. As Secretary General Mohammad Barkindo said in a Bloomberg TV interview, "The Organization of Petroleum Exporting ...
China's exports, imports rise unexpectedly in November
Times of India - 12/8/2016 5:43:27 AM
That left the country with a trade surplus ... 7.3 percent contraction in October, while imports had been seen falling at roughly the same pace. But China's imports of major commodities including iron ore, crude oil, coal, soybeans and copper all surged ...
Five West African Countries Say NO to Further Import of Europe’s ‘Dirty Fuel’
Atlanta Black Star - 12/7/2016 11:31:13 PM
However, Nigeria, Benin, Togo, Ghana, and Cote d’Ivoire have agreed on an import ban to address the issue ... is meant to boost standards in the oil produced in the five countries. The report into European oil exports, released in September by the ...
Five African countries ban 'dirty fuels' from Europe
BBC - 12/6/2016 4:05:37 AM
Five countries ... import ban. The UN says the move will help more than 250 million people breathe safer and cleaner air. The sulphur particles emitted by a diesel engine are considered to be a major contributor to air pollution and are ranked by the World ...