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 expands crude oil refinery capacity
The National - 7/23/2016 7:22:42 AM
to one of the world’s largest exporters of refined petroleum products in 2014 to 2015," PwC says. But production of crude oil within India is very limited, which means the country is heavily dependent on imports – and this dependency is growing.
The U.S. filed a WTO dispute to save jobs — by increasing imports from China. Here’s why.
Washington Post - 7/26/2016 8:59:21 AM
In the latest salvo against free trade, Donald Trump argued that the World Trade ... Exporting Countries in the 1970s is one example of countries exerting their influence over markets. In that case, it was a coordinated limit on oil extraction that ...
Drop in the ocean: India's strategic oil reserves unlikely to stir market
Reuters - 7/28/2016 7:23:55 AM
Indications now, however, are for much far less than this: shipping brokers say it's possible the entire initial SPR build-up in the world's third-biggest oil consumer could ... members, where import-dependent countries are required to hold reserves ...
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 ... Having to import oil is a tremendous failure ...
China’s Soybean Imports Seen Dropping for First Time in 15 Years
customstoday.com.pk - 7/21/2016 10:31:11 AM
Oil World said. The country’s imports will drop “sizeably” from a year earlier in July, August and probably also September, it said. Soybean futures have climbed partly as floods in Argentina cut output and U.S. exporters will have to offset some of ...
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 market embraces Iran once again as Asia imports jump
Gulf News - 7/28/2016 12:03:06 PM
Tehran: At the biggest oil market in the world, crude from Iran is back in vogue ... Japan’s purchases increased 28 per cent, India bought 63 per cent more, South Korea’s imports more than doubled while shipments into China gained 2.5 per cent during ...
IPMAN partners major stakeholders to import kerosene, diesel
World Stage - 7/24/2016 12:36:28 PM
In addressing the ongoing scarcity and hike of Kerosene and Diesel in the country, the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has said that it partnering with some major stakeholders in the oil industry to import kerosene and diesel ...
Dawn - 7/25/2016 1:43:53 AM
The world’s top crude-oil exporter, Saudi Arabia is boosting gas capacity, with major new projects meant to reduce the country’s reliance on crude ... and after China’s copper imports remained solid in June. Price gains across metals this year ...
America's biggest oil boom came under Obama
CNN Money - 7/21/2016 6:16:28 PM
In fact, in 2015, the U.S. pumped the most oil in 43 years. The U.S. is now the world's No. 1 petroleum producer when you ... down from 14.5 million in 2006. But current imports still mean America relies on foreign oil for over half of its daily consumption.
U.S. Oil Imports Are Falling, But Reliance on These Countries Is Rising
The Motley Fool - 5/4/2013 2:31:01 PM
While the rise of oil imports from Canada is not concerning at all -- after all, the U.S. and Canada have the largest trade relationship of any two countries in the world -- rising Saudi imports may be disconcerting to some since they go against the idea ...
Global Deflation Alert: World Trade Growth Has Ground To A Halt
davidstockmanscontracorner.com - 7/29/2016 3:22:20 PM
The same finding holds if import volume or total volume data are used instead. -Both industrialised countries’ and emerging ... but what of the total value of world trade? Our last report showed that three oil-related products accounted for just over ...
Nigeria imports fuel because some people are enriching themselves with petroleum resources – Dogara
dailypost.ng - 7/19/2016 12:56:43 PM
... that the situation has led Nigeria into dependency in oil importation despite being one of the largest oil producing countries in the world. He stated this during the National Stakeholders Summit on Petroleum Industry Reforms organised by the House ...
Feds: India Is Increasingly Relying On The Saudis For Most Of Its Oil
The Daily Caller - 7/19/2016 4:09:59 PM
India now imports 75 percent of its oil, prompting the country to consider building its first strategic petroleum reserve, according to a report published Tuesday by the U.S. Energy Information Administration. India consumes more than 4 million barrels of ...