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
China is the big winner in Opec’s new world order
Live Mint - 12/2/2016 5:10:36 PM
Photo: Bloomberg Sydney: Not long ago, Saudi Arabia was as important to China’s oil supply as it is to the rest of the world. In October 2013 ... and Angola together accounted for 33% of the country’s imports. The kingdom’s 11.8% import share ...
10 Countries that Are Running Out of Oil
peakoil.com - 11/25/2016 2:38:26 AM
This massive operation was consuming half of the world’s nitrogen production at one ... 2015 import of petroleum products (1,000 b/d): – Another country on our list that doesn’t import oil is Colombia. Oil exports play a significant role in country ...
Oil Prices Surge as OPEC Agrees to Cut Production
US News and World Report - 12/1/2016 10:16:37 AM
For the past two years, world markets have been awash in an oversupply ... China has heavily relied on Saudi Arabia and Angola for its oil, but the share of imports from those countries has been falling, bumped out by more imports from Russia, Iraq and ...
What Trump’s ‘energy independent’ US would mean for the rest of the world
THE CONVERSATION - 11/22/2016 9:37:11 AM
In 2013 it surpassed Saudi Arabia and Russia to become the world’s largest producer of ... is at its highest level in decades. The US now imports crude oil and petroleum products from 88 different countries, but Trump was explicit in wanting to stop ...
U.S. Oil Exports Skyrocket Despite Climate Pacts
Scientific American - 12/4/2016 12:00:26 PM
American crude is shipped to Curacao, China, South Korea, Italy, Spain, Singapore, the Netherlands and 16 other countries. Though the U.S. is among the world’s top oil producers, it imports about 10 times more oil than it exports. The U.S. has imported ...
Iran surprises the world with record oil output
albertaoilmagazine.com - 12/1/2016 8:36:24 AM
The law, which endorsed a blockade of Iranian energy, banking and trade, was dropped by the Obama administration after six world powers reached ... are among the major Asian oil consumers that have sharply boosted their imports of Iranian crude in 2016.
Venezuela, with world's largest reserves, imports oil
USA Today - 11/2/2014 5:11:11 PM
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 ... Having to import oil is a tremendous failure for PDVSA, for Venezuela."
South Korea’s Iran oil imports doubled in Q3
jokpeme.com - 11/29/2016 7:01:32 PM
Figures released by South Korea’s Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy show that the country’s imports of oil from Iran from July to September stood at a total of 29.8 million barrels. This shows an increase of 147.7 percent compared to the same ...
South Korea’s third-quarter crude oil imports, domestic consumption up, exports down
theiranproject.com - 11/29/2016 8:02:59 AM
The world’s fifth-largest crude importer shipped in ... The energy ministry releases the country’s oil imports, exports and consumption data every quarter but does not provide any outlook for the next quarter.
Greater energy efficiency fueled by upgrading
ECNS - 12/2/2016 3:05:56 AM
In fact, as reported on Thursday, the country's manufacturing ... rises in crude oil, following the agreement between OPEC and Russia to cut output is unlikely to pose much of a new problem－even though China's dependency on energy imports, crude oil ...
Asia's Oct imports of Iranian oil more than double from year ago
m.moneycontrol.com - 11/30/2016 7:54:38 AM
Imports by third-biggest buyer South Korea rose 73.2 percent. Iran and Iraq are resisting pressure from Saudi Arabia to curtail oil production, making it hard for the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries to reach a deal to limit output and ...
Europe to Reduce Oil Import by 1Mln Barrels Per Day by 2040
hellenicshippingnews.com - 11/9/2016 2:10:18 PM
Europe’s oil imports will be reduced by over one million barrels per day and will be limited to nine million barrels daily by 2040, the annual World Oil Outlook (WOO) 2016 by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) said Tuesday.
Palm Oil Prices Seen Supported by Oil World on Imports
Bloomberg - 9/30/2014 4:38:44 PM
... decline amid a potential government policy limiting purchase to a maximum of 30 percent of the country’s total imports of vegetable oils, Oil World said. Imports totaled 600,000 to 700,000 tons in the 2013-14 season that ends tomorrow, down from a ...
India to Become World's Third Largest Solar Market via New Solar Power Plant
Nature World News - 11/30/2016 12:48:07 PM
The report says that by 2035, India's oil import will be up by 169 percent ... more than 675,000 jobs in the Indian solar industry." It will also make the country the world's third largest solar market next year, next to U.S. and China.
Petroleum import from non-OPEC countries drops – EIA
Trend - 11/23/2016 7:19:59 AM
The volume of petroleum import from non-OPEC countries averaged 6.662 million barrels per day ... Oil production from countries outside the OPEC currently represents about 60 percent of world oil output, according to the EIA.