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
California's Imported Oil Problem
Forbes - 4/27/2015 12:49:21 AM
This has installed a growing reliance on imported petroleum, although gasoline imports are ... the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), cited as a “cartel” by both liberal and conservative outlets that controls 40% of the world’s crude oil production.
Why this oil price collapse could be different
FORTUNE - 4/27/2015 4:48:34 PM
Competing in a vibrant global market, domestic U.S. oil companies were gutted by cheaper producers around the world ... in oil imports. It would be a travesty to give up those gains, returning to a place where we depend so heavily on foreign countries ...
Venezuela oil revenue declines by $24b in 2014
customstoday.com.pk - 4/27/2015 12:59:30 PM
CARACAS: Venezuela, struggling to pay for essential items such as food and medicine amid strict foreign currency controls, may have failed to collect about a third of its potential oil revenue ... The fact that the country holds the world’s largest ...
Balance of trade: Oil price fall helps imports; exports remain disappointing
The Express Tribune - 4/22/2015 9:05:02 PM
This saved precious foreign exchange reserves particularly at a time when the country is struggling to enhance its exports. Additionally, the petroleum group imports amounted to ... their competitive edge in the world market due to rupee’s overvaluation.
Are Low Oil Prices Here to Stay?
The Huffington Post - 4/24/2015 3:30:24 AM
With mounting fiscal deficits in some of the MENA countries, the only solution is to ... leading to more oil seeking new customers on the world market. Net imports have fallen over the past four years and were only 5mbd as oil products exports reached ...
China: The Global Demand Side Of The Oil Price Equation
Seeking Alpha - 4/25/2015 3:07:44 AM
They partner with third world countries offering a package which includes development ... As noted in the map above, the majority of China's oil imports come from the Persian Gulf passing through the Strait of Malacca. Those tankers are particularly ...
World economies : Jordan
Dawn - 4/27/2015 1:46:37 AM
JORDAN’S $34bn economy is among the smallest in the Middle East, having insufficient supplies of water, oil ... its gas imports by July. Morocco has avoided the political upheavals and economic meltdowns that have plagued the other Arab 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 soyabean imports to rise 15.8% by 2024
ihsmaritime360.com - 4/27/2015 7:37:23 AM
China, the world's largest soyabean importer ... and the United States. The country is still well placed to meet its needs in soyabean, rapeseed, and sorghum through imports to produce edible oil and animal feed, Ding Lixin, a researcher at the Chinese ...
Saudi Arabia has a 'solution' to the global surplus of oil
Al Bawaba - 4/26/2015 5:01:05 AM
The world's biggest oil exporter ... pressure high cost producers, why hold oil back on spare capacity? Use it all and use it now." Output surge The biggest member in the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) boosted output to 10.1 million ...
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 ... about a direct effect on the availability of oil from Libya can rest easy. While the U.S. Dept.
In underground rock caverns, tanks, India builds oil reserves
Sify - 4/23/2015 9:22:20 AM
... net oil imports. USA holds 95 MMT of strategic reserves, the highest by any country in the world. Japan, which like India is dependent on imported oil, has the second highest reserves with 44 MMT (These reserves exclude commercial storage of crude oil).
Iran Is Being Courted by European Business and Big Oil
News Week - 4/27/2015 1:20:58 PM
For Big Oil, the payoff for keeping up the relationship ... As BCA Research notes, “Its population is young, well-educated and primed to benefit from the country’s opening to the rest of the world.” Plus, many Iranians have scattered to different ...
Australia's 2015 oil product imports set to soar after ageing refinery closures
Reuters - 4/13/2015 4:58:01 PM
Diesel makes up more than half of its total oil product arrivals. There are worries rising dependence on imports could hit Australia's energy security, but the country sought to allay concerns in a white paper last week, saying diversity of global crude ...
Saudi Arabia Has a Solution to the Global Oil Glut Problem
Yahoo Finance - 4/24/2015 12:48:44 PM
Saudi Arabia has a response to the global surplus of oil: Raise output to near-record levels and then pump even more. The world’s biggest oil exporter ... in the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries boosted output to 10.1 million barrels ...