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, 2012See also: Oil - imports map
U.S. Shale Oil Market and New Shale Gas Countries Reviewed in 2014 Research Reports
Market Watch - 10/21/2014 10:58:52 AM
DALLAS, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- DALLAS, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The shale gas and oil revolution has ... recoverable shale gas in the world trillion cubic feet. The world's country's currently imports 705.5 billion cubic ...
Oil supply enough to keep squeeze on Iran: Obama
Arab Times - 10/22/2014 7:40:14 PM
The world oil market is tight, but deep enough to keep the squeeze ... and is working with those countries to reduce their imports. Turkey announced Friday it was shrinking oil imports from Iran by 20 percent, apparently bowing to pressure from the United ...
Falling oil prices shake up global economies
Herald-Dispatch - 10/19/2014 3:51:44 AM
That means the world's oil producing countries and companies are bringing in as much as ... But lower oil prices won't fully offset the far wider effects of a slowing economy. India imports three-quarters of its oil and analysts say falling oil prices ...
EU could save $80bn in imports as oil prices plunge
Trade Arabia - 10/21/2014 11:37:38 PM
Falling energy prices reflect a darkening world economic outlook but they could temper any new downturn. While headline inflation rates could be pushed lower, households and energy-intensive industries in countries that rely on oil imports will find their ...
India to take Moscow route to channel oil payments to Tehran
Financial Express - 10/21/2014 7:55:44 PM
India oil refiners’ payments to Iran, which continue to be stymied by sanctions on Tehran despite interim leniency shown by the US and five other world powers to the Persian Gulf country ... Of India's total oil imports of 189 million tonnes (mt ...
Why US crude imports dip and domestic production increases
Market Realist - 10/20/2014 4:36:29 PM
It will race ahead of countries like Russia and Saudi Arabia. Narrowing oil imports The EIA data revealed that for the ... The International Monetary Fund cut its 2015 world economic growth forecast.
Rise in US oil production sees import demands drop
Big News Network - 10/18/2014 2:05:33 AM
According to the latest reports from Baker-Hughes Inc, one of the world's largest oilfield services companies., the number of oil and gas rigs in ... U.S. President Barack Obama said the country is producing more than it imports for the first time in ...
Oil World: Arabia looses China, RF sells its best oil cheaper than $80, while Azerbaijan’s budget is stable at the price of $10 per barrel
abc.az - 10/23/2014 5:05:44 AM
It turned out that in September China (the second oil consumer in the world) reduced import from Saudi Arabia by 2.7% to ... Oil prices estimations for main producing countries are also rather speculative. Thus, it’s believed that if the price is at ...
Oil Prices Fall Despite Global Uncertainty
econintersect.com - 10/22/2014 1:35:09 PM
World oil production increased about 800,000 barrels ... decreased significantly in recent years (Chart 5), changing the mix of countries from which the U.S. sources crude oil. Imports from Algeria, Angola and Nigeria, which predominantly produce light ...
Federal agency says oil exports would lower pump prices
Fuel Fix - 10/20/2014 10:27:15 PM
Although the U.S. refining complex is geared toward heavier crudes, the industry has reduced imports and increased ... how the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries would respond to new U.S. oil on the world market. OPEC could seek to maintain ...
Both symptom and balm
The Economist online - 10/17/2014 2:56:51 AM
Consumers in importing countries are more likely ... once informally carved up the world between them, with Nigeria and Venezuela selling to America, smaller Gulf states to Japan, and so on. But American oil imports have fallen from 309m barrels a month ...
Big Sale On Oil! Limited Time Only!
investing.com - 10/19/2014 4:41:51 AM
So much domestic oil and gas production growth has taken place in the United States in the last ten years that oil imports have ... for many OPEC countries. Russia for years has pegged its natural gas contract prices to world oil prices expecting they ...
OPEC: U.S. oil imports at historic low
United Press International - 10/9/2014 11:59:02 PM
VIENNA, Oct. 10 (UPI) --U.S. imports into the Gulf Coast region are at six-year lows because shale output is suppressing the need for foreign oil, OPEC said in a Friday report. The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries published its monthly market ...
China, India keep Nigeria’s crude oil export alive
Businessday - 10/22/2014 11:07:49 PM
Nweze observed that Nigerian crude is the best in the world because it has less sulphur content, does not burn as fast as others and is easy to refine. He added that rapid industrialisation in the listed countries requiring massive supply of crude oil was ...
Worries over Nigeria’s diminishing oil wealth
The Nation - 10/18/2014 10:43:56 PM
The country, which is home to over 170 million people, imports more than 80 per cent ... “should the mediocre growth continue and oil prices continue on the decline trajectory. She said the World Bank Group President, Dr. Jim Yong Kin and his IMF ...