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
Venezuela Vulnerable to Oil’s Fall
Wall Street Journal - 10/17/2014 5:55:48 AM
CARACAS—This week’s plummeting world oil prices are throwing into doubt financial ... toxic choices between cutting spending in a recession or restricting imports even more in a country that is already hit by shortages and relies on imports for 75% ...
EU could save $80bn in imports as oil prices plunge
Trade Arabia - 10/21/2014 11:37:38 PM
Falling energy prices reflect a darkening world economic outlook but they could temper any new downturn. While headline inflation rates could be pushed lower, households and energy-intensive industries in countries that rely on oil imports will find their ...
India to take Moscow route to channel oil payments to Tehran
Financial Express - 10/22/2014 1:03:32 AM
India oil refiners’ payments to Iran, which continue to be stymied by sanctions on Tehran despite interim leniency shown by the US and five other world powers to the Persian Gulf country ... Of India's total oil imports of 189 million tonnes (mt ...
U.S. Shale Oil Market and New Shale Gas Countries Reviewed in 2014 Research Reports
Market Watch - 10/21/2014 10:58:52 AM
DALLAS, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- DALLAS, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The shale gas and oil revolution has ... recoverable shale gas in the world trillion cubic feet. The world's country's currently imports 705.5 billion cubic ...
Falling oil prices shake up global economies
The Seattle Times - 10/17/2014 2:28:13 AM
That means the world’s oil-producing countries and companies are bringing inasmuch as ... Revenue may now fall instead. Mixed import picture The picture is reversed in Asia, where most countries are major importers and some subsidize the price of fuels.
No room for complacency on oil front
The Hindu Business Line - 10/20/2014 2:20:29 PM
The fact is the US, the world’s largest importer of crude oil, has increased its oil production by 50 per cent and reduced its import from the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) by more than 30 per cent since 2008. Unlike in other ...
Why US crude imports dip and domestic production increases
Market Realist - 10/20/2014 4:36:29 PM
It will race ahead of countries like Russia and Saudi Arabia. Narrowing oil imports The EIA data revealed that for the ... The International Monetary Fund cut its 2015 world economic growth forecast.
Oil exporting nations feeling pinch of low oil prices, oil importing ones feeling some relief
Associated Press - 10/16/2014 11:47:44 AM
That means the world's oil producing countries and companies are bringing in as much as ... But lower oil prices won't fully offset the far wider effects of a slowing economy. India imports three-quarters of its oil and analysts say falling oil prices ...
Rise in US oil production sees import demands drop
Big News Network - 10/18/2014 2:05:33 AM
According to the latest reports from Baker-Hughes Inc, one of the world's largest oilfield services companies., the number of oil and gas rigs in ... U.S. President Barack Obama said the country is producing more than it imports for the first time in ...
Federal agency says oil exports would lower pump prices
Fuel Fix - 10/20/2014 5:26:36 PM
Although the U.S. refining complex is geared toward heavier crudes, the industry has reduced imports and increased ... how the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries would respond to new U.S. oil on the world market. OPEC could seek to maintain ...
Both symptom and balm
The Economist online - 10/16/2014 2:39:32 PM
Consumers in importing countries are more likely ... once informally carved up the world between them, with Nigeria and Venezuela selling to America, smaller Gulf states to Japan, and so on. But American oil imports have fallen from 309m barrels a month ...
Venezuela’s Oil Industry So Clogged It Needs Historic Import from Algeria
panampost.com - 10/20/2014 3:46:23 PM
Venezuela, the country with the largest oil reserves on ... has over the last decade lost its influence as an oil-producing nation. That is despite the fact that it has the world’s largest known reserves on the Orinoco Strip, which has 21,357 square ...
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.
Oil prices fall sharply: Will poor populations benefit?
Jamaica Observer - 10/19/2014 9:28:11 AM
Ever since the world's major oil-producing nations, through the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), dramatically increased ... This has caused a significant reduction in imports from OPEC since 2008, forcing many of their members ...
Big Sale On Oil! Limited Time Only!
investing.com - 10/19/2014 4:41:51 AM
So much domestic oil and gas production growth has taken place in the United States in the last ten years that oil imports have ... for many OPEC countries. Russia for years has pegged its natural gas contract prices to world oil prices expecting they ...