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
These 2 emerging giants are the biggest beneficiaries of cheap oil
The Business Insider - 3/27/2015 8:17:08 PM
India is the fourth largest global consumer of oil in the world. Since the country imports around 80% of its total crude oil requirement, cheap oil has drastically reduced India’s import bill and current account deficit from the previous years.
Make India energy sufficient, cut imports: PM Modi
Post - 3/27/2015 12:24:41 PM
New Delhi: Pitching for an energy sufficient India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the country should cut oil imports by 10 percent by 2022 ... Also Read: DBT scheme for LPG subsidy biggest in the world: Pranab Mukherjee Since the government ...
Chinese tax hikes slash fuel oil imports 30 per cent so far this year
Economic Times - 3/25/2015 11:36:57 AM
although crude oil imports have been buoyed by purchases for the country's strategic reserves. "I would expect a decline in fuel imports into China as the consumption tax hits the teapot refiners, who have already been reducing throughput of fuel oil as ...
The saga of oil price decline
Financial Express - 3/28/2015 1:17:47 AM
One of the most significant macroeconomic developments during 2014-15 has been the steep decline of crude oil ... The World Bank data brings out the fact that in, 2012, around 47.5% of remittances were received in India from the West Asian countries ...
5 Largest Markets for Natural Gas
The Motley Fool - 3/29/2015 1:41:03 PM
Natural gas used to be an unwanted byproduct of oil production ... BP ) latest Statistical Review of World Energy. Here are the top five natural gas-consuming countries in the world. Natural gas drilling rig in Pennsylvania. Photo credit: Flickr user ...
U.S. should start drilling in Arctic, oil council says
Portland Press Herald - 3/28/2015 3:48:06 AM
The U.S. has drastically cut imports and transformed itself into the world’s biggest producer of oil and natural gas by tapping huge reserves in shale rock formations. But the government predicts that the shale boom won’t last much beyond the next decade.
Brent crude oil steadies above $55 a barrel
customstoday.com.pk - 3/26/2015 3:21:50 AM
With storage approaching its limit, China’s oil imports will likely stay flat or rise only ... Energy Agency and the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries estimate that world oil demand is now running at more than 1.5 million barrels per ...
Oil savings can fund Padma bridge, says ex-central bank governor Farashuddin
bdnews24 - 3/28/2015 11:29:13 PM
Following a prolonged tussle over the corruption allegations levelled by the World Bank ... BPC is making profit by selling oil from January, he added. Farashuddin said developed countries have to import labour to maintain growth.
Need to cut oil imports, says Jaitley
Vancouver Desi South Asian news - 3/27/2015 1:43:25 PM
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said the government required to pay attention to oil exploration to reduce the country’s energy imports. “Need to look at our oil exploration programme, acquisition of assets overseas to cut dependence on energy ...
USA Urged Not to Delay Arctic Drilling
Marine Link - 3/29/2015 4:08:23 AM
The U.S. has drastically cut imports and transformed itself into the world’s biggest producer of ... flowing from the lower 48 states, the National Petroleum Council estimates, effectively extending the country’s energy security in the 2030s and ...
The countries slammed worst by plunging oil prices
CNBC - 12/4/2014 11:57:02 PM
The drop has taken a multibillion-dollar bite out of the world economies ... The bulk of those imports came from Canada—where a boom in oil production has helped create a glut of crude that is weighing on prices. The crash in oil prices is costing ...
Oil Producers Sound Retreat From China
Wall Street Journal - 3/27/2015 11:20:15 AM
The pullback by some oil companies reflects a challenge facing China, where energy demand is losing momentum. China already imports about 60% of the oil ... China has the world’s biggest technically recoverable shale-gas reserves, according to the ...
Colombian Ambassador in the UAE visits Jafza
Al Bawaba - 3/29/2015 4:22:42 AM
We invite Colombian companies to use Jafza’s world-class facilities to capitalize on emerging opportunities in these imports ... s 4th largest oil producer. The Colombian economy depends heavily on energy and mining exports. The country wants to ...
U.N. concerned by spread of arms in Libya, arms embargo unchanged
investing.com - 3/27/2015 10:25:59 PM
Libya and neighboring Egypt asked the 15-member council last month to lift restrictions on government weapons imports so it could better fight ... brigades are scrambling for control of the oil-producing country and the chaos has created havens for ...
Italy uncovers Europe-wide scam to import fuel tax-free by disguising gasoline
FOX News - 3/26/2015 4:14:56 PM
ROME – Italian police and Europol say eight people have been arrested in a half-dozen European countries for allegedly operating a diesel import scam that avoided ... not flammable diesel oil, and adding chemicals to them to make it seem they were ...