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
Oil prices drop as Iraq says doesn't want to join OPEC cut
Reuters - 10/23/2016 9:01:11 AM
SINGAPORE Oil ... Japan's crude imports fell 4.6 percent in September from the same month a year earlier, to 3.27 million bpd, the Ministry of Finance said on Monday. Despite the doubts over OPEC's ability to cut output and weak consumption in the world's ...
Oil prices edge up on record Indian imports and OPEC output cut deal
The Indian Express - 10/12/2016 7:26:51 AM
Oil imports by the world’s third biggest oil consumer surged 17.7 percent from a year ago, according to ship tracking data and a report compiled by Thomson Reuters Oil Research and Forecasts. The prospect of countries from oil group OPEC and non-OPEC ...
America’s oil market supremacy under threat
jokpeme.com - 10/21/2016 8:23:35 PM
Official figures show US imports of crude oil increased in the first half of 2016 in what is seen as an early sign that the country’s supremacy in oil production through fracking is now under threat. Figures released by the US Energy Department show that ...
India Outpaces China as Top Soy Oil Importer
Ag Web - 10/18/2016 11:01:38 AM
have also factored into the country's increasing soy oil imports, according to the USDA report. Argentina is the world’s largest exporter of soy oil, followed by the United States.
Satellites Find China’s Hidden Oil – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 10/19/2016 9:59:01 PM
While China’s buying will affect world markets, the prices may also influence ... s marginal oilfields and reverse the growth of reliance on imports. Chinese oil officials have estimated the country’s average domestic production costs at U.S. $40 ...
China's Palm Oil imports from Malaysia plummets 43%
Commodity Online - 10/21/2016 11:26:43 AM
Malaysia is on discussions with France to persuade the country not to hike import duties on Malaysian ... by the Malaysian Pal Indonesian Palm Oil inventories dropped for the sixth straight month in June as the world’s largest producer used more of ...
India: September LNG imports rise 32.5 pct YoY
lngworldnews.com - 10/20/2016 10:09:09 AM
India’s imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) increased 32.5 percent in September as compared to the same month a year ago, according to the data from oil ministry’s Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC). The country imported 2,375 million ...
World Bank raises 2017 crude price forecast
perspectivabetica.com - 10/23/2016 3:06:15 PM
The dollar rose to its highest level since March against a basket of other leading currencies on Thursday, potentially crimping demand as fuel becomes more expensive for countries ... improved oil prices. The EIA reported that us crude oil imports averaged ...
Oil edges up on record Indian imports, hopes of producer cut
The Connection - 10/18/2016 11:51:45 AM
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has invited Russian Federation to attend a meeting later this month to establish a road map for boosting flagging world oil prices. Brent for December settlement dropped 73 cents, or 1.4 percent ...
Venezuelan Oil Is Largely Staying in Ground or Going Up in Smoke
The Wall Street Journal - 10/23/2016 3:56:21 PM
Every month, Punta de Mata’s smoke columns grow higher, a staggering waste at a time when Venezuela, the holder of the world’s largest oil reserves, desperately needs cash from every barrel to import scarce food and medicine. The wells are ...
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."
Oil glut to last till mid-2017 unless OPEC cuts output - IEA
thevillagessuntimes.com - 10/24/2016 4:42:17 AM
Putin said Russian Federation would support the agreement in principle reached last month by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries to limit output. Global oil industry officials in Istanbul for the World Energy Conference issued a raft of ...
Indonesia, Malaysia eye trade expansion beyond palm oil, petroleum
The Jakarta Post - 10/24/2016 1:21:52 AM
Indonesia and Malaysia expect to see an increasing volume of goods other than palm oil and petroleum products ... attended by businesspeople from both countries, held in Kuala Lumpur on Thursday. Total exports and imports between the countries showed ...
Congratulations To Bolivarian Socialism For Nearly Bankrupting Venezuela's Monopoly Oil Company
Forbes - 10/20/2016 11:59:31 PM
an entire country running out of beer. The banknotes cost more to print than they are worth. A fertile tropical nation has widespread food shortages. They’ve even managed that the place sitting on the world’s largest oil reserves has to import oil from ...
UPDATE 1-Oil edges up on record Indian imports, hopes of producer cut
Reuters - 10/12/2016 7:05:22 AM
Oil imports by the world's third biggest oil consumer surged 17.7 percent from a year ago, according to ship tracking data and a report compiled by Thomson Reuters Oil Research and Forecasts. The prospect of countries from oil group OPEC and non-OPEC ...