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
‘Worrisome’ Fall in World Olive Oil Trade
Olive Oil Times - 3/10/2014 12:05:16 PM
Olive oil imports are down in all the major world markets, a situation the International Olive Council (IOC) finds alarming. IOC figures for the first three months of the 2013/14 olive oil season – October to December 2013 – show trade into ...
Oil Drops on Weak China Trade Data
The Wall Street Journal - 3/10/2014 3:01:14 AM
Crude-oil futures fell in Asian trading hours Monday on weak Chinese trade data and a drop in the country's oil imports in February. On the New York Mercantile Exchange light, sweet crude futures for delivery in April traded at $102.34 a barrel ...
Oil Eases America's Rocky Relationship with These 7 Countries
The Motley Fool - 3/9/2014 1:39:31 PM
Total production and US import figures come from the US' Energy Information Administration Total exports to US: 4,000 barrels per day Starting to see a trend here? Not many of the countries on this list export much of their oil to the US ...
Oil Sheds Gains After Weak Chinese Data
NASDAQ - 3/10/2014 9:20:38 AM
Crude-oil futures fell Monday, retracing all the gains made Friday, as weak Chinese data created concern about the country's oil demand. April Brent crude on London's ICE Futures exchange fell 80 cents, or 0.7%, to $108.20 a barrel. Crude for ...
Refiners Eye Better Oil Deal Terms on U.S. Boom: Corporate India
Businessweek - 3/6/2014 7:16:31 AM
A shale-oil boom in the U.S., the world’s biggest consumer ... analyst at Interfax Europe Ltd.’s Global Gas Analytics. “Countries like Saudi Arabia and Kuwait are as much concerned about competition from Iran as from the U.S.” Indian ...
S Korea to make 1st oil payment to Iran: Sources
Press TV - 3/7/2014 2:14:41 AM
World oil giants, including Royal Dutch Shell, British Petroleum (BP), Malaysia’s Petronas, Spain’s Repsol, Russia’s second largest oil producer, Lukoil, France’s Total and Italy’s Eni, have shown interest in returning to Iran following the ...
Barrasso: President Should Lift Restrictions on Exports of U.S. Natural Gas, Oil & Coal
politicalnews.me - 3/10/2014 12:41:04 PM
of the amount of liquefied natural gas exports that Canada has. “Now last year, I introduced a piece of legislation, S. 192, the Expedited LNG for American Allies Act. “It’s a bipartisan bill, supporters on both sides of the aisle, co-sponsors on ...
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 ...
Palm Oil Import Demand Seen Slipping by Oil World on Price Gains
Bloomberg - 11/26/2013 2:37:15 PM
“Palm oil expanded its market share in many countries in 2012-13 owing to its unprecedented price competitiveness,” Oil World wrote. “Import demand for palm oil clearly suffered a setback in recent months, in line with the deteriorating ...
World Olive Oil Imports Fall
oliveoiltimes.com - 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.
U.S. Oil Imports Are Falling, But Reliance on These Countries Is Rising
The Motley Fool - 5/4/2013 9:47:40 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 ...
China Passes U.S. As World's Biggest Oil Importer
The Huffington Post - 10/10/2013 5:53:10 AM
which indicates the country had to import that much to fill the gap, the Energy Information Administration said this week. "China's steady growth in oil demand has led it to become the world's largest net oil importer, exceeding the United ...
Record imports make China world’s top importer of crude oil
Financial Times - 10/11/2013 11:52:53 PM
China’s crude oil imports set a daily record in September, making the country the world’s top importing nation on the back of strong overall imports. But September exports were weaker than expected, as worldwide demand failed to keep up with Chinese ...
US urges countries to reduce Iran oil imports
Firstpost - 1/11/2012 11:59:05 PM
Washington: The United States has said it is encouraging countries to diversify away from Iranian oil. Notably, India and China are among the major consumers of Iranian oil. "We're certainly telling all of our partners around the world that we want to see ...
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 ... and that is prized around the world. Light, sweet crude is less ...