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
India's July Iran oil imports edge up from a year ago
Economic Times - 8/4/2015 11:16:24 AM
Indian government officials have said the country will raise imports of Iranian oil if sanctions are lifted. India, the world's fourth-biggest oil consumer and Tehran's top client after China, took 20 per cent less Iranian oil at 216,400 bpd in the first ...
Imports of palm, soyabean oil decreased during last year
Business Recorder - 7/30/2015 4:44:28 PM
ISLAMABAD: Imports of edible oil in the country including soyabean and palm oil registered decrease during the financial year 2014-15 as compared to corresponding period of last year. According the data of Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS), palm oil ...
Oil Corporations Scheme to Export America’s Security
Daily Kos - 8/4/2015 9:00:24 AM
Never mind that complying with oil corporations’ demands for potentially higher profits hands oil-rich Middle Eastern countries additional ... the United States still imports more oil than any nation in the world. Sure, America now is the world’s ...
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 oil reserves ... Having to import oil is ...
China to boost oil imports by privatizing refineries
english.cntv.cn - 7/27/2015 10:14:19 AM
China is the world’s largest importer of oil & gas and continues to experience rising energy demand due to a nationwide urbanization drive that has raised living standards for the entire country ... can purchase oil imports directly.
Iran agreement could spell end to limits on U.S. oil imports
Minuteman News Center - 8/4/2015 12:35:09 PM
Why should Washington help Iran freely sell its oil while denying the U.S. industry the same liberty? Well, the ban is already punctured. The United States, which imports 7 million ... gush from that Middle Eastern country. Prior to the 1979 revolution ...
Suez Canal reopens to fanfare but not shared by all
Frost Illustrated - 8/4/2015 1:18:06 PM
(GIN)—Ships at sea around the world will blast their horns on ... head of consulting at Manaar Energy in Dubai. “On the oil side, the canal’s importance is likely to wane as European Union oil imports from the Middle East fall. As for liquefied ...
Brent oil price falls to lowest level since January
egyptindependent.com - 8/4/2015 10:47:46 AM
The International Monetary Fund predictsed global growth of 3.3 percent in 2015, a revision from its 3.5 percent forecast in April, in its most recent World ... countries, because oil prices are indexed to the value of the U.S. currency. "Oil imports ...
The countries slammed worst by plunging oil prices
CNBC - 12/5/2014 5:57:56 PM
The drop has taken a multibillion-dollar bite out of the world ... oil production. It's also created a windfall for countries, companies and consumers that use all that oil. The latest evidence came in Friday's trade data, which showed that U.S. oil ...
Top Oil Imports by Country: Where the U.S. Gets Its Oil
Think Advisor - 2/27/2011 11:56:50 PM
As world oil prices gyrate in rhythm with the unrest sweeping Middle Eastern/North African (MENA) countries (and prices rise on investment vehicles like energy ETFs), worries abound that the U.S. will feel the pinch of production losses in Libya.
Crude Oil Prices Fall and Hit a 6-Month Low Due to Panic Selling
Yahoo Finance - 8/4/2015 12:20:50 PM
What’s impacting crude oil? The world’s largest crude oil importer and the second ... crash further cement the concerns about the slowing demand from China. Slowing imports from Japan and speculation of a European slowdown will impact the global ...
Postcards from the Lands of Oil, Milk and Fish
Barron's - 8/4/2015 4:02:44 PM
This column is about three of Asia’s littler markets, each hoping to lure the fortunes of global investors but having to cope with the huffing and puffing of the world ... s oil bill in the second quarter dropped 41%, therefore, even as imports by ...
This country just became the world's No. 3 oil importer
The Christian Science Monitor - 6/19/2015 4:35:49 PM
India is now the world’s third largest importer of crude oil after the United States and China. The country’s oil imports have steadily climbed along with its growing economy. India has surpassed Japan in terms of oil imports multiple times over the ...
Fresh selling seen in Ref Soya Oil, down at 555.4
Commodity Online - 8/4/2015 9:57:40 AM
the world's third biggest soyoil producer. The country produced 3.6 million tons of soy oil in the first half of the year, 3.5% more than the same period last year, the ministry data showed. Soyoil prices were also down after India's soyoil imports jumped ...
Fire sale on stuff that burns: Oil, natural gas, coal down
York Daily Record - 8/4/2015 5:04:11 AM
Countries that import energy, such as the U.S., China ... "We just have too much energy hitting the world," says Suzanne Minter, manager for oil and gas consulting at Bentek Energy, a division of Platts. Price: Average for the year through July is $ ...