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
Ethiopia: IFC Provides U.S. $150 Million for Petroleum Import of Ethiopia
AllAfrica - 7/19/2014 11:56:04 PM
International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group ... Standard Bank to finance Independent Petroleum Group's (IPG) import of refined petroleum to the country over one year. The group secured a 2014 annual tender to import over ...
Whose Oil Will Quench China’s Thirst?
The Motley Fool - 7/26/2014 6:11:19 PM
This led China to turn to two other regions of the world to shore up its oil supply ... It accounts for a very respectable 19 percent of China's oil imports, and is the country's top oil trading partner, but this level is remaining steady from 2013 ...
Iran oil imports up in India after interim N-deal
India Today - 7/23/2014 11:48:20 AM
Iran seems to have done enough to allay fears on its nuclear activity, as there is a marked change in global perceptions about trade with that country ... India, Iran's top oil client after China, has raised the imports partly to make up for deep cuts ...
Iran's oil exports hold at higher levels as nuke deal extended
Platts - 7/28/2014 2:19:53 PM
July 28, 2014 - The July 25 agreement between Iran and six world powers to extend their interim ... The International Energy Agency estimates that imports of Iranian crude by the six buying countries averaged 1.1 million b/d last year.
IFC Provides U.S. $150 Million for Petroleum Import of Ethiopia
Hispanic Business - 7/23/2014 6:47:41 AM
International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group ... materials and agricultural commodities which makes the import of petroleum more crucial together with the country's economic development.
May imports contract on sharp fall in oil purchases
interaksyon.com - 7/25/2014 6:59:38 AM
MANILA - Philippine imports contracted last May on the back of a sharp fall in purchases from abroad of oil products ... A summary of the country's economic transactions with the rest of the world, the BOP registers a surplus whenever foreign exchange ...
America Should Rescind the Ban on Crude-Oil Exports
New York Times - 7/24/2014 5:56:23 AM
That’s unfortunate, because America’s renewed hydrocarbon boom could be even more robust if we eased outdated restrictions on shipping both crude oil and liquefied natural gas overseas. It’s true that the United States still imports about six million ...
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 ...
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.
China Soybean Imports Seen by Oil World Jumping 17% Next Season
Bloomberg - 5/21/2013 1:42:13 PM
China’s soybean imports, the world’s largest, may jump 17 percent in the next season as the country rebuilds stockpiles, Oil World said. China may import 68 million metric tons of soybeans in the 2013-14 marketing year that begins Aug. 1, up from 58.2 ...
Palm Oil Imports Seen by Oil World Picking Up With Ramadan Ahead
Bloomberg - 4/28/2014 11:53:06 PM
Global palm oil imports will pick up in the second quarter as demand increases before Ramadan, Oil World said ... 3.7 percent from the prior year, Oil World said. Higher domestic consumption in major producing countries because of government biofuel ...
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 ...
Do You Know Which Country Is the World’s Biggest Oil Producer?
The Blaze - 7/4/2014 11:59:32 PM
The country became the world’s largest natural gas producer in 2010 ... U.S. still relies on foreign sources for a big chunk of oil consumption, with the Department of Energy reporting daily imports of 7.5 million barrels of crude oil.
Oil Dependence Is a Dangerous Habit
Center for American Progress - 1/12/2010 11:57:30 PM
A recent report on the November 2009 U.S. trade deficit found that rising oil imports widened our deficit ... the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami abroad. The world’s poor will be put in the most risk, as richer countries are more able to adapt to climate ...
U.S. Oil Imports From Africa Are Down 90 Percent
Businessweek - 5/22/2014 6:59:46 PM
The U.S. used to be the world’s biggest consumer of African oil, importing about a quarter of the continent’s total exports. Now it’s barely taking any at all. Since 2010 the U.S. has cut the amount of oil it imports from African countries by 90 ...