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
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 ...
China to allow more oil refiners to apply for import licenses: Ministry
Economic Times - 7/23/2015 9:21:47 AM
The move comes five months after the country's state planner issued the ... Chinaoil. China, the world's second-largest oil consumer, has until now regulated its crude imports via a licence and quota system to ensure stable domestic supply.
China's crude oil futures to be settled in yuan: PBOC
Pakistan Defence - 7/25/2015 10:38:09 AM
China is one of the world's largest oil buyers and nearly 60 percent of its oil consumption comes from imports. BEIJING - China's crude oil futures, the country's first domestic futures product tradable by overseas investors, will be priced and settled in ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
China's oil imports may finally be flowing at full capacity
The Business Insider - 7/16/2015 8:35:49 PM
but the sharp reduction in U.S. import dependence has freed up a lot of oil around the world for China. That is why countries like Iraq, Iran, Saudi Arabia, and Russia are fighting for market share in China. China is still highly dependent on oil imports ...
Oil Prices Fall on Unexpected U.S. Build
Fox Business - 7/22/2015 7:52:54 PM
"The crude oil inventory rise was driven by a strong rebound in crude oil imports ... from several other OPEC-member countries also rose. Equity markets were pulled lower by a weak revenue forecast at Apple Inc, the world's largest company, while the ...
POLITICO's guide to the Trans-Pacific Partnership countries
Politico - 7/26/2015 6:12:07 AM
The 12 countries that make up the proposed ... of its economic output comes from its sizable oil and natural gas reserves. A founding member of the P4 trade pact with Chile, Singapore and New Zealand, its imports from the United States typically run ...
Palm Oil Is In Everything -- And It's Destroying Southeast Asia's Forests
The Huffington Post - 7/22/2015 11:56:17 PM
After the FDA required labeling of trans fats in food products in 2006, palm oil imports into the U.S. increased ... in Indonesia and Malaysia. The two countries produce more than 85 percent of the world’s supply between them. Most oil palms are grown ...
North Asia purchases Iraqi oil 73% to 8.25mmt in June 2015
customstoday.com.pk - 7/28/2015 3:53:44 AM
Brent oil has fallen about 50 percent from last year’s high in June as the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries refrained from cutting output amid the highest level of American supply in more than three decades. Imports by South Korea ...
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 ...