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
Palm oil imports up 19% in February
India - 3/15/2017 4:41:31 PM
India, the world’s leading vegetable oil buyer, had imported 5,95,032 tonnes palm oil in February 2016. The country’s total vegetable oil imports rose by 17 per cent to 12.70 lakh tonnes in February this year from 10.82 lakh tonnes in the year-ago period.
U.S. crude stockpiles at record high as imports surge: EIA
Reuters - 3/22/2017 4:18:54 PM
Crude stocks in the world's top oil consumer have been building since the ... despite the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries' agreement to limit supply from Jan. 1. Imports from Saudi Arabia, which had dropped sharply a week earlier, rose ...
Cheaper crude shrank PHL’s oil-import bill in 2016—DOE
BusinessMirror. - 3/13/2017 11:50:24 AM
Declining world oil prices pulled down the Philippines’s oil-import bill in 2016 to $6.7 billion, from $7.7 billion, in 2015, even as the country imported more petroleum products. “Overall, the country’s 2016 net oil-import bill amounting to $6.776.8 ...
US shale blunting OPEC hegemony on oil prices is good news for India
Hindustan Times - 3/19/2017 9:15:56 PM
The Indian government can breathe more easily about one of its macro-economic concerns: Rising global oil prices. Despite a successful effort to reduce oil production by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ... among the world’s largest ...
Iron Ore & Crude Oil: The Similarities & Differences In The Market Dynamics Of These Commodities
NASDAQ - 3/15/2017 1:53:53 AM
with the pair accounting for around one-third of the world's crude oil imports. The two countries have similar shares in world oil imports with China expected to edge ahead of the U.S. going forward. Thus, even the most dominant player from the perspective ...
How China’s February Data Impact the Crude Oil Tanker Industry
Market Realist - 3/20/2017 3:21:01 AM
Over the years, China’s auto industry has risen to become the largest in the world. So China is the most important country for the crude oil tanker industry. In the next part of this series, we’ll take a closer look at China’s import-export data.
India's oil imports from Iran up 17% in Feb overtaking Iraq as no. 2 oil supplier
ET Auto.com - 3/14/2017 2:30:52 AM
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC ... operator of the world's biggest refinery complex at Jamnagar, have returned as buyers of Iranian oil after having stopped imports from Iran during the sanctions period. Meanwhile, India's ...
These 10 countries are best at providing affordable and sustainable energy, pity none are in Africa
cnbcafrica.com - 3/23/2017 8:25:16 AM
Now in its fifth year, the World Economic Forum’s Global Energy ... such as the high diversity of its fuel mix and import counterparts, as well as the low energy intensity of its economy. The country has recently implemented broad and deep electricity ...
S.Korea's February crude imports from Iran jump 54% on year
Hydrocarbon Processing - 3/15/2017 11:55:11 AM
In the first two months of 2017, the world's fifth-largest crude importer shipped ... up 1.9% from nearly 23.8 MMt a year earlier. Final data for the country's February crude oil imports will be released by state-run Korea National Oil Corp (KNOC) later ...
Nigeria: $12 Billion Dangote Oil Refinery to Open in 2019
AllAfrica - 3/17/2017 6:37:51 AM
said once the refinery commences full operations it will benefit a lot of countries including Zambia in the imports of the commodity. Mr Putta said this when a team of Zambian journalists were taken on a conducted tour of the world's largest oil refinery ...
Oman's non-oil exports fall 20% imports down 19%
MENAFN - 3/20/2017 9:54:43 AM
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- With prevailing economic slowdown in the region, Oman's non-oil exports, re-exports and imports recorded sharp declines ... the sultanate's non-oil exports to neighbouring countries such as the UAE and Saudi Arabia recorded ...
Oil firms roll back prices effective Tuesday
Manila Standard Today - 3/20/2017 4:28:25 PM
Reports from the International Energy Administration that demand could ease this year also pushed back prices in the world market ... The low oil prices also accounted for the 12.3 percent decline in the country’s net oil import bill reaching $6.78 ...
Scandal roils Brazil meat sector; China, EU, South Korea suspend imports
Yahoo Finance - 3/20/2017 9:21:55 PM
SAO PAULO/BEIJING (Reuters) - Fallout from a meatpacking industry scandal in Brazil, the world's biggest exporter of beef and poultry, widened on Monday as China, the EU, South Korea and Chile curtailed meat imports from the country after inspectors were ...
Vietnam oil product prices slashed by highest margin since Jan 2016
www.talkvietnam.com - 3/22/2017 9:02:14 AM
The country imports two thirds of its oil products as output from ... Tuesday’s downward adjustments have been made “based on the actual price movements of oil products on the world market”, Petrolimex said in a statement. Global oil prices have ...
EIA: U.S. crude oil production in 2016 decreased, while exports increased
worldoil.com - 3/16/2017 5:37:36 PM
With the removal of restrictions on exports of domestically-produced crude oil at the end of 2015, crude oil exports increased and the difference between Brent and WTI crude prices narrowed, which made crude imports ... level of member country compliance ...