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
India Takes Tentative Steps Toward Palm Oil Sustainability
Triple Pundit - 10/8/2015 8:19:06 AM
India is the largest consumer of palm oil in the world. However, the world’s second most populous country also relies heavily on imports to satiate its thirst for palm oil – trading mostly with Indonesia, where environmental activists and ...
South Korea Energy Profile: Heavily Relies On Imports To Meet Total Primary Energy Consumption – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 10/6/2015 7:52:51 AM
making it the 10th largest consumer in the world (Figure 2). According to the Korea National Oil Company (KNOC), South Korea has a small amount of domestic oil reserves, but the country relies significantly on crude oil imports to meet its demand.
Nigeria lost N757.44bn in transactions to other countries in Q1 of 2015
customstoday.com.pk - 10/6/2015 8:42:57 AM
The World Bank said, “Commodity exporters have been ... and to remain large among oil importers as non-oil imports continue to rise in these countries. “In Nigeria, the current account deficit widened to an estimated 3.6 per cent of the GDP in 2015 ...
Malaysia to curb palm oil imports as stockpiles grow
Reuters - 10/6/2015 6:26:57 AM
the world's second-largest palm oil producer, imports crude palm oil mainly from neighbouring Indonesia, the biggest producer. Uggah Embas said the measure to limit imports had been raised with Indonesia at a meeting on Oct. 3, where the two countries ...
Oil-starved Nepal seeks suppliers to bring fuel by air
The Bismarck Tribune - 10/8/2015 1:45:24 AM
Amid the chaos, Nepal is now looking at the possibility of Chinese fuel imports for the first time, according to Nepal Oil Corp. spokesman Deepak Baral, though for now it would need shipments by air after roads linking the two countries across the ...
Crystal gazing- Oil, Soya meal and Corn
The Economic Times - 10/5/2015 5:19:32 PM
Further, with the world witnessing currency wars and competitive devaluations ... Likely Unfolding Scenario by 2025: – Vegetable oil imports bill for the country may rise to $25 billion. However part of the oil may come in the form of oilseed and not ...
Shale Drives Uncertain New Geoeconomics of Oil
Inter Press Service - 10/7/2015 1:06:37 PM
“The world is entering a new era of uncertainty in the geoeconomics of oil,” said David Livingston ... of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), especially since one of its widely touted objectives is to reduce imports from that bloc.
Canada’s exports slip in August on oil slump
The Star - 10/6/2015 2:33:42 PM
OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says the country’s trade deficit with the world increased to $2.5 billion in August as exports fell due to a sharp drop in oil prices ... cent in the month to $44 billion, while imports edged up 0.2 per cent to $46.5 billion.
Energy Importer India Apprehensive About Higher Oil Prices
Rigzone - 10/5/2015 6:49:36 AM
India is heavily dependent on oil imports as it produces only 895,000 barrels a day or 23.7 percent of its total requirement of 3.846 million barrels a day in 2014, data from BP Statistical Review of World Energy 2015 showed. With the South Asian country ...
The Biggest Oil Producers in Asia
Investopedia - 10/5/2015 5:19:32 PM
Asia accounted for more than 9.2% of the world's oil production in 2014 ... growth trend that began in 1980 when the country produced only 1,300 barrels per day. Despite this growth, Thailand must import large quantities of oil to meet its domestic ...
Energy Export Dependency Hurt the Russian Economy
Market Realist - 10/7/2015 11:55:02 AM
The Russian economy is dependent on oil and gas exports. Because of this, looking at terms of trade for Russia is important. Terms of trade provides the value of a country’s exports relative to its imports ... According to the World Bank, the Russian ...
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.
India takes 17% more Iran oil in September than in August: Shipping data
Economic Times - 10/6/2015 1:29:17 PM
Indian Oil Corp, the country's biggest ... Still, the world's fourth-biggest oil consumer and Iran's top client after China, bought 19.3 percent less oil in January-September at about 216,200 bpd, the data showed. India's imports from Iran in the first ...
Import duty hiked on ghee, butter, butter oil
Odisha Sun Times - 10/5/2015 10:02:53 AM
“To provide effective protection to domestic industry suffering due to a glut of commodity supplies in the world market, the government has decided to increase import duty on ghee, butter and butter oil from ... a particular country or product.
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 economies ... 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 imports—measured in dollars ...