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
Two thirds of European oil refineries ready for tar sands imports
EurActiv.com - 11/25/2015 7:57:58 AM
In less than a week world leaders will meet in ... suggests the industry is preparing itself for imports by ensuring it has the necessary equipment. Tar sands oil is not produced in Europe, but it is in countries such as Canada, and Venezuela.
President Obama bows to environmentalists on oil export ban
Sun Sentinel - 11/23/2015 11:59:33 PM
Consequently, policymakers didn't want the country to be dependent on oil imports from hostile countries in unstable ... The United States has recently passed both Saudi Arabia and Russia to become the world's largest oil producer, largely thanks to ...
TABLE-India Oct oil imports up 3.8 pct m/m; Saudi top seller - trade
Reuters - 11/24/2015 3:48:37 AM
India, the world's fourth biggest oil consumer, shipped in about 4 percent more oil ... The following table shows India's imports by country according to tanker arrival information. The imports include condensate. Volumes are in '000 bpd.
Clean Energy Investment in Emerging Markets Eclipses Activity in Rich Countries for the First Time
Greentech Media - 11/23/2015 11:59:33 PM
In many cases, countries rely on imports of coal and gas, and in some cases oil, which are vulnerable to price volatility ... at financing clean energy projects in emerging economies. The World Bank, the Export-Import Bank, the Overseas Private Investment ...
Byco aims to cut country's reliance on oil product imports by 65 percent
Business Recorder - 11/12/2015 11:43:58 PM
Byco Petroleum Pakistan Ltd aims to cut Pakistan's reliance on oil product imports by nearly 65 percent once it ramps up operating rates at its new refinery, now the country's largest, a senior company official told Reuters. The company started operations ...
Fuel imports to rise in next decade: official
ECNS - 11/20/2015 1:08:43 AM
From 2016-25, the country's demand for oil and gas will reach 600 million tons, with imports accounting for 67 percent of that ... Lower oil prices are supporting strong demand growth, and the world's top consumers, the US and China, are buying more ...
India imports record 14.61 MT vegetable oil in 2014-15
Money Control - 11/16/2015 10:27:38 PM
The world's leading vegetable oil buyer had imported 11.82 million tonnes of vegetable oils during the previous year. Palm oil makes up 70 percent of the country's total vegetable oil imports. India meets 60 percent of its annual vegetable oil demand of 17 ...
Russia, Turkey and World War G
Bloomberg - 11/24/2015 7:54:59 PM
Besides Russia, Azerbaijan appears the logical source for that extra gas, and work has already started on a pipeline to expand imports ... In oil, Russian officials have lashed out at Saudi Arabia for pushing barrels into the country’s traditional ...
Iraq is flooding America with lots of oil
CNN Money - 11/18/2015 8:13:26 AM
The U.S. more than doubled its imports of oil from Iraq between ... "Vigorous production" from OPEC countries like Iraq has created a "massive cushion" of 3 billion barrels of oil around the world, the International Energy Agency said.
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 ...
Should The U.S Increase It's Strategic Oil Reserves?
Pakistan Defence - 11/23/2015 8:57:36 AM
We have already cut our OIL imports by 90%. Not sure why will we need to maintain a "reserve" per se although I am sure some reserves are maintained by every nation ! Click to expand... Every country needs ... oil producer in the world until oil gets ...
Price of oil drops close to seven-year low
egyptindependent.com - 11/23/2015 3:31:19 PM
... importers of crude oil in the world is one factor making demand slack. However, Julian Evans-Pritchard, China economist in Capital Economics Singapore, told Anadolu Agency that the volume of oil imports has risen in China, as refineries are taking ...
Morocco to become world’s largest solar energy supplier
Hydrogen Fuel News - 11/24/2015 10:58:07 AM
This sunlight will be concentrated, directing light at steel pipes that are filled with synthetic thermal oil ... to become the world’s largest solar energy supplier. The Moroccan Agency for Solar Energy believes that the country will be able to export ...
How Turkey-Russia Tension Affects Oil
The Wall Street Journal - 11/23/2015 11:59:33 PM
One could chalk up the market reaction to the classic, knee-jerk move that follows any report of geopolitical instability in a region blessed with the world ... countries when it comes to energy. Turkey imports well over 90% of its oil and natural ...
Innovation key to oil-price proof GCC economies
MEED - 11/24/2015 3:48:37 AM
None of the GCC member states and only two of the Mena states - Tunisia and Morocco - are ranked among the world ... country’s manufactured goods, and causes an increase in imports. Put another way, the success of a resource-based sector like oil ...