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
World Bank Approves Largest Ever Guarantees for Ghana’s Energy Transformation
The World Bank - 7/30/2015 11:25:19 PM
WASHINGTON, July 30 2015 – The World Bank’s Board ... replacing polluting and expensive oil-burning electricity. Once the Sankofa field starts to produce gas in early 2018, Ghana will be able to reduce its oil imports by up to 12 million barrels ...
World Bank approves $700 million loan for energy transformation project
Citi FM Online - 7/30/2015 6:53:18 PM
The World Bank’s Board of Directors ... replacing polluting and expensive oil-burning electricity. Once the Sankofa field starts to produce gas in early 2018, Ghana will be able to reduce its oil imports by up to 12 million barrels a year and cut carbon ...
Angola, Sudan displace Nigeria in oil market
Punch - 7/30/2015 11:15:11 AM
China, which bought 1.9 million barrels of Nigerian crude in October, reduced its import from the country by 50.3 per cent to 946,913 ... China is the second largest consumer of crude oil in the world. Small manhood and premature ejaculation made me ...
Unsated by crude glut, Asian oil buyers size up Iran’s barrels
Live Mint - 7/28/2015 11:46:11 AM
Iran deal The Six world powers and Iran reached an ... The measures forced buyers such as South Korea to reduce Iran oil imports from 2011 levels by almost half. To help replace supplies, the North Asian country bought oil from Mexico for the first time ...
2014-15: Current account deficit shrinks by $850m
The Express Tribune - 7/24/2015 1:13:50 AM
A deficit or surplus reflects whether a country is a net borrower or lender of capital with respect to the rest of the world. As a percentage ... decline in the overall imports is “much smaller” than what the decline in oil prices had envisaged.
Letter: Lift U.S. Ban On Oil Exports
Virginia Connection Newspapers - 7/28/2015 7:31:28 PM
It was not successful – oil imports continued to climb for ... and production have made the U.S. the world’s leading oil and gas producer. The energy boom has been a vital component of the country’s long, difficult recovery from the “great ...
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 oil reserves ... Having to import oil is ...
Iran agreement could spell end to limits on U.S. oil imports
Minuteman News Center - 7/30/2015 3:32:53 PM
Why should Washington help Iran freely sell its oil while denying the U.S. industry the same liberty? Well, the ban is already punctured. The United States, which imports 7 million ... gush from that Middle Eastern country. Prior to the 1979 revolution ...
In a perfect world oil would be $100 and the loonie 80 cents — too bad that’s never going to happen
Financial Post - 7/27/2015 3:04:49 AM
It is central to many of the world’s great ... goods manufactured in the country more attractive on the export market, and turns Canada into a more enticing destination for foreign travellers. Clearly, the ebb and flow of oil prices and our petrocurrency ...
China Regained the Top Crude Oil Importer Spot in June
Market Realist - 7/29/2015 1:50:52 AM
The US and China are in close competition for being the world’s top crude oil importer ... Along with Saudi Arabia, China also imports oil from countries around the Atlantic Basin. Transporting crude oil to Asia from the Atlantic Basin has a longer ...
TABLE-Middle East share of Indian oil imports hits 14-yr low, LatAm up
Sify - 7/27/2015 5:09:29 PM
India - the world's fourth-biggest oil consumer - also raised imports from Africa ... The following is a table of India's crude imports from various countries since the year starting April 1, 2001. ('000 bpd ...
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 Imports by Country: Where the U.S. Gets Its Oil
Think Advisor - 2/27/2011 11:56:50 PM
As world oil prices gyrate in rhythm with the unrest sweeping Middle Eastern/North African (MENA) countries (and prices rise on investment vehicles like energy ETFs), worries abound that the U.S. will feel the pinch of production losses in Libya.
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 ...
Nigeria: 2 refineries reopen, fuel imports to drop
Ghana Web - 7/27/2015 1:06:07 PM
Today Nigeria imports almost one million metric tonnes of palm oil. But in the past ... basics to begin to create jobs again locally rather than export jobs to other countries.