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
Why Are U.S. Oil Imports Falling?
Time - 4/17/2014 5:46:45 PM
... US remains the largest importer of oil in the world, and spent $427 billion on imports in 2013. The U.S spent almost as much on imports in 2013 as the sixth through tenth largest oil importing countries (Korea, The Netherlands, Germany, The United ...
Nigeria's balance of trade drops by 30.6%, as non-oil export declines in Q3 2013
World Stage - 4/20/2014 6:18:59 PM
WorldStage Newsonline—Nigeria’s economy witnessed a major decline in its balance of trade for the third quarter (Q3) of 2013 following a dip in the value of non-oil exports ... from each country within the third quarter. Analysis of imports by ...
Iranian oil exports rise
worldbulletin.net - 4/16/2014 6:35:03 AM
The country produces 2.7 million barrels of oil per ... petroleum imports as well as the imposition of insurance and reinsurance bans by European institutions, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Holding the world's fourth-largest ...
RPT-UPDATE 2-China March crude imports drop to 5-mth low
Thomson Reuters - 4/10/2014 4:54:48 AM
BEIJING, April 10 (Reuters) - China's crude oil imports in March fell to a five-month ... previous amid continued worries about economic growth in the world's second-largest economy. The country's overall exports unexpectedly fell for the second straight ...
iran oil export
Trend - 4/18/2014 4:38:09 AM
Iran maintained its crude oil shipments at the highest since the end of 2012 last month amid talks between the country and world powers over its nuclear... South Korea will make a first payment of $550 million to Iran for imports of crude oil under an ...
Kingdom imports 80% of its Nutritional needs
alriyadh.com - 4/18/2014 1:42:11 PM
According to the report issued by the International Bank concerning Nutrients prices in the Arab World; Gulf Cooperation Council countries import 90% of its food stuffs ... on the global financial markets and oil prices, which represent the fastest ...
'Essar Oil increases Iran oil imports 6-fold: Report
Press TV - 4/18/2014 9:53:07 AM
The higher volumes in the January-March 2014 quarter were apparently facilitated by the November 2013 interim deal between the Islamic Republic and six major world powers over Tehran ... of Essar’s total crude oil imports of about 3.28 million bpd ...
World Olive Oil Imports Fall
Olive Oil Times - 2/9/2014 11:59:42 PM
World Olive Oil Production Predicted to Top 3.2 Million Tons Spain ... 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 ...
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 ...
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 viscous than ...
Record imports make China world’s top importer of crude oil
Financial Times - 10/12/2013 10:58:36 AM
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 ...
China becomes world’s top oil importer
Financial Times - 3/5/2013 7:28:15 AM
China’s net oil imports surged to 6.12m b/d, according to Chinese customs. The US has been the world’s largest net importer of oil since the mid-1970s, shaping Washington’s foreign policy towards energy-rich countries such as Saudi Arabia ...
Oil Dependence Is a Dangerous Habit
Center for American Progress - 1/12/2010 11:57:30 PM
The world’s poor will be put in the most risk, as richer countries are more able to adapt to climate ... technology innovation would boost growth and create jobs. Reducing oil imports through clean-energy reform would reduce money sent overseas for ...
Developing Countries Dominate World Demand for Agricultural Products
thepoultrysite.com - 8/4/2013 11:54:47 PM
... to become the world’s largest individual rice-importing countries. Together, they represent 25 per cent of the projected 2013-22 increase in world rice imports. Rise in Vegetable Oil Imports Driven by Demand for Food and Biodiesel Demand for ...