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
Cuts, what cuts? Asia gets more crude oil from OPEC, Russia: Russell
Reuters - 2/27/2017 6:37:43 AM
However, imports from the UAE were down 8 percent and from Kuwait by 41.4 percent, although that country isn't a major supplier to India. In Japan, Asia's third-biggest oil importer, purchases from top supplier Saudi Arabia fell to 1.3 million bpd in ...
Olive oil prices could jump by 20 percent
Omaha.com - 2/22/2017 12:52:53 AM
ROME (AP) — From specialty shops in Rome to supermarkets around the world, lovers of Italian ... The vast majority of the olive oil consumed in the U.S. is imported, with Italy and Spain being the top two sources of imports, according to the North ...
North American Oil Independence
Seeking Alpha - 2/24/2017 11:56:14 AM
Crude oil imports from OPEC and Saudi Arabia remain elevated ... The U.S. has become the third largest petroleum exporting country in the world and is not a party to OPEC's cutback. U.S. crude imports from OPEC, in total, and Saudi Arabia, in particular ...
Countries Buying the Most Weapons From the US Government
Yahoo Finance - 2/24/2017 3:38:09 PM
The country imported $893 million worth of U.S. weapons and defense systems in 2016, the second highest sum of any country in the world. Iraqi weapon imports do not come close ... dramatically in recent years. The oil-rich Middle Eastern country never ...
Chinese Import Data Suggests OPEC Is Lying About A Production Cut
brotherjohnf.com - 2/24/2017 1:26:19 AM
Comparing January 2017 levels with the 2016 average, China’s crude oil imports from the committed OPEC and non-OPEC producers gained 6%/13% respectively, while the country’s total oil imports gained 5%.
Palm oil imports drop for 3rd straight month in Jan by 11%
Economic Times - 2/15/2017 7:49:13 AM
India, the world's leading vegetable oil buyer, had imported 6,88,393 tonnes palm oil in January 2015. Country's total vegetable oil imports fell by 19 per cent to 10.24 lakh tonnes in January this year from 12.58 lakh tonnes in the year-ago period.
Traders drain pricey U.S. oil storage as OPEC deal bites
businessinsider.com - 2/24/2017 1:12:00 AM
It is also what the world's largest oil exporters wanted to see when ... Port (LOOP), the only deep-water U.S. oil port and a major conduit for the country’s crude oil imports, drawdowns have been reflected in the costs of storing oil, traders said.
Oil-starved India to auction exploration rights by June
theamericanenergynews.com - 2/22/2017 7:15:16 PM
The world’s third-biggest oil and gas consumer imports nearly three-quarters of its energy requirements ... per day (b/d), mostly from fields which were awarded decades ago. The country’s proven oil reserves amounted to 5.7 billion barrels in 2015 ...
Oil Slips From 19-Month High as Ample Supply Offsets OPEC Cuts
Bloomberg - 2/24/2017 7:27:13 PM
Still, it was the smallest gain this year and coincided with a drop in imports. The slowdown in the expansion may signal the output cuts by Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ... EIA data. Oil exports from the world’s biggest economy surged ...
Global Arms Sales Paint Chilling Picture of World at War
theantimedia.org - 2/21/2017 1:04:13 PM
As a result of this cozy Saudi-U.S. relationship, Saudi arms imports have tripled during the war in Yemen. The Obama administration sold the oil-rich kingdom ... continues to remain the world’s biggest arms dealer. Iran, the country that has been vilifie ...
U.S. Set To Rival Russia In Oil And Natural Gas Exports
Forbes - 2/25/2017 8:20:18 AM
and transparent and technically advanced companies that countries desperately seek to do business with, U.S. oil and gas is highly desirable. The U.S. is now slated to have the capacity to export 10-12 Bcf/day of LNG to the world by 2020, this is 1/3 of ...
Russia Is Now The World’s Top Crude Oil Producer – Not Saudi Arabia
trueactivist.com - 2/23/2017 6:35:18 AM
Russia has once again taken the crown from Saudi Arabia as the world’s biggest oil ... producers export the higher quality oil and import what they need from abroad. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and oil producers outside ...
Venezuela, with world's largest reserves, imports oil
USA Today - 11/2/2014 5:11:11 PM
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 ... Having to import oil is a tremendous failure for PDVSA, for Venezuela."
Is It Oil? The Issue Revisited
peakoil.com - 2/22/2017 6:53:47 PM
After all, the United States today, with just over 4% of the world’s population ... has had extremely hostile relations with Venezuela, 24% of U.S. oil imports came from that country’s nationalized oil industry. It would seem that, in the realm ...
US turns into ‘oil nation’ with record exports, ‘eating’ OPEC market share
hellenicshippingnews.com - 2/26/2017 10:02:19 PM
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC producers, like Russia, agreed to cut about 1.8 million barrels a day from the world market in an effort to stabilize oil prices ... last week, U.S. imports have also decreased, down ...