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
Why on Earth Is America Still Importing Energy?
The Motley Fool - 8/20/2014 12:33:52 PM
Why America still imports oil Thanks to the combination of horizontal ... So, despite having the largest coal reserves in the world, which are enough to last the country 290 years, America still imports coal simply because it's cheaper to do so.
World Rapeseed Exports Seen Falling on Smaller Crops
Bloomberg - 8/19/2014 1:25:10 PM
“Most of the adjustment on the import side is likely to ... according to Oil World. Canada’s “unusually large” canola exports and crushing in the March-July period reduced the country’s stockpiles more rapidly than expected to about 2.05 million ...
UAE's non-oil trade hits Dh256bn in Q1 2014
Emirates247 - 8/20/2014 3:58:28 AM
"FCA's statistics show that imports accounted for 65 per cent ... of pre-global financial crisis era that hit the world hard in 2008. The country's federal customs regulator added that the non-oil trade in 2013 saw relative steady growth rates throughout ...
The Energy Collective - 8/15/2014 10:38:06 AM
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UAE's 1st quarter (2014) non-oil trade: Dh256 billion
Pakistan Defence - 8/20/2014 3:51:19 AM
“The FCA’s statistics show that imports accounted for 65 per cent ... of pre-global financial crisis era that hit the world hard in 2008. The country’s federal customs regulator added that the non-oil trade in 2013 saw relative steady growth rates ...
UPDATE 1-India's July palm oil imports up a tenth as local supplies lag
Reuters - 8/13/2014 12:06:23 PM
Palm oil imports by the world's top vegetable oil buyer are expected to stay ... July hit the highest level for the current marketing year (November-October) as the country's soyoil shipments touched a record 306,068 tonnes, a three-fold surge from the ...
Petrodollars: China builds up its oil tanker fleet
blogs.platts.com - 8/17/2014 11:57:28 PM
With oil trade slowing down in the developed world, China and India will account for the bulk ... as they will be left fighting for the spoils of the shrinking OECD-countries import volumes. And this in the context when the tanker shipping market is ...
UAE's non-oil trade hits Dh256 billion
KhaleejTimes - 8/19/2014 7:44:33 PM
Reuters “The FCA’s statistics show that imports accounted for 65 per ... pre-global financial crisis era that hit the world hard in 2008. The country’s federal customs regulator added that the non-oil trade in 2013 saw relative steady growth rates ...
Oil Export Ban is Bad Economics
Canada Free Press - 8/16/2014 12:49:56 AM
Ultimately a country pays for its imports through its exports ... the ban on U.S. crude exports lowers world oil output, thereby pushing up world crude prices and world gasoline prices, and thus paradoxically pushing up U.S. gasoline prices.
Oil exports to India topping list show shale impact
Businessday - 8/20/2014 8:16:10 AM
economists to become the world’s seventh-largest economy in 2019, is seen as an attractive replacement for the loss of US markets to Nigerian crude. U.S. oil production has soared over the past five years, while oil imports, especially from OPEC members ...
Gold and diamonds head up UAE imports
The National - 8/19/2014 2:58:13 PM
Gold and diamonds were among the most popular imports ... oil to ensure economic growth and current account surpluses in the future. The Australasia and Asia-Pacific region remained the UAE’s largest trade partner, accounting for 43 per cent of the ...
Falling U.S. Oil Imports Will Reshape the World Crude Market
Businessweek - 1/15/2013 11:56:56 PM
If you had told an oil analyst seven years ago that by 2014 the U.S. would import only 6 million barrels of crude oil per day, or roughly a third of what the country uses, he would have been incredulous. Imports back then accounted for roughly two-thirds ...
Oil markets stay calm amid frayed geopolitics
Gulf News - 8/17/2014 7:08:09 AM
Although geostrategic tensions are plenty, the market seems to be more concerned now about the fundamentals of supply and demand and the state of the world economy ... This situation has reduced US crude oil imports from 7.737 mbd in May 2013 to 7.547 ...
World Olive Oil Imports Fall
Olive Oil Times - 2/9/2014 11:59:42 PM
World olive oil production fell to 2.4 million tons in 2012/13 ... available but that for October showed intra-EU acquisitions down 14 percent and imports from non-EU countries 5 percent.
Where Does the U.S. Get Its Oil?
World Politics Review - 8/12/2007 11:53:37 PM
This time, instead of a one-month snapshot, however, we're showing annual totals by country, and the trend over several years. The chart below shows U.S. oil (and products) imports by country ... of barrels of oil. *See World Politics Review's Nov. 9 ...