Definition: This entry is the total oil consumed in barrels per day (bbl/day). The discrepancy between the amount of oil produced and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is due to the omission of stock changes, refinery gains, and other complicating factors.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Oil - consumption map
China’s Fuel Demand to Peak Sooner Than Oil Giants Expect
Bloomberg - 4/1/2015 4:29:17 PM
pose a big challenge to the world’s largest oil companies. They’re counting on demand from China and other developing countries to keep their businesses growing as energy consumption falls in more advanced economies. “Plenty of people are talking ...
WWF: Irresponsible food consumption fuels global climate change
EurActiv.com - 4/2/2015 5:36:42 AM
Palm oil plantations for chocolate and cocoa are located ... Germany is near the top of the list among EU countries with regard to meat consumption. Only Spain, Austria and Denmark consume more, according to statistics from the Agricultural Market ...
Oil Prices: Wind Of War And Peace Or Manipulation Of Oil Giants?
investing.com - 4/1/2015 8:08:13 AM
Consisting the countries Algeria, Indonesia ... Other suggested reasons were for example cutting oil consumption in the US (the world's largest oil consumer), which dropped in November 2008 by 7.4% over the same period the previous year, the oil ...
Russia Frees Itself From Oil's Curse
bloombergview.com - 4/1/2015 2:27:36 PM
The country approached the new oil slump relatively unprepared ... in terms of both industrial equipment and labor, to start filling the consumption gap left by imports -- in part because of the beginning slump, which has been driving capacity utilization ...
Here are the countries that generate most of their power from oil
businessinsider.in - 3/30/2015 8:06:25 PM
For these countries, the case for shifting toward alternative sources of energy depends heavily on the price and supply of oil. In other places in the world, there's less ... the pace of oil consumption growth in Middle East power generation is so rapid ...
The Oil Price Riptide: What Investors Need To Know
Seeking Alpha - 4/1/2015 12:22:55 AM
Initially, growing oil supply was met with adequate consumption particularly in the developing world. Oil prices rose ... Many oil producing countries view this Saudi action as waging an "oil war" against them. The shock effect of a 50% decline in the ...
Saudi Arabia is losing its grip on the oil market
The Business Insider - 4/1/2015 9:22:47 PM
That, plus the rise in other domestic demand, rose to 3.1 million barrels per day, about 27 percent of the country’s total oil production. If that growth rate continues, Saudi domestic oil consumption would double by 2025. As a result, Krane’s report ...
Why Are OPEC Countries Abandoning Oil Consumption?
The Motley Fool - 5/17/2013 1:43:58 AM
The first thought that comes to mind with OPEC is oil. This collection of countries is responsible for over 40% of all oil production around the world. For many of these ... East have made moves to halt the consumption of oil within their own borders.
Oil's role in the world economy and in the global crises
CNN iReport - 3/21/2015 8:24:15 PM
In this issue the Middle East is in the first position and the lowest consumption is done by the countries in Europe. According to the statistics the amount of oil consumed by the world every year is as many as 30 billion barrel among which nearly 25 ...
Oil, no matter the price, is never cheap
Beacon News - 3/30/2015 3:17:06 AM
Rather than reduce production to keep the price of oil high, the major supplier of conventional oil, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), has ... the daily world consumption would take 92 minutes; the global annual consumption would ...
U.S. oil storage crunch might cut crude prices
USA Today - 3/30/2015 8:39:13 AM
Advanced drilling techniques that extract crude from shale rock have made the U.S. the world's No. 1 producer of oil and natural gas liquids. The surge has outpaced a less dramatic rise in U.S. consumption ... ripple across the country, analysts say.
World Oil Consumption – 3D Charts in Google Earth
Google Earth Blog - 2/26/2007 11:58:23 PM
World Oil Consumption by Country – height based on barrel of oil per day World Oil Consumption Per Capita by Country Here are some interesting notes on what he did to produce the “Per Capita” chart: I had to mess with this data a little bit to get it ...
Global Seamless Pipes and Tubes Market
IT Business Net - 4/1/2015 1:01:42 PM
GERMANY III-30 A.Market Analysis III-30 Outlook III-30 B.Market Analytics III-30 Table 40: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Consumption ... Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-88 ...
The Hidden Effects of Cheap Oil
The Atlantic - 3/31/2015 2:35:57 PM
Meanwhile, some of the world’s largest sovereign-wealth funds—or state-owned investment vehicles—belong to oil-and-gas producing countries. The Norwegian fund, for example, owns about 1.3 percent of all global securities. A prolonged depression in ...
Reuters Poll: Oil prices to stabilize as demand rises
Win 98.5 - 3/30/2015 6:59:00 AM
This has encouraged motorists to make more use of their cars and let factories and other businesses boost fuel consumption. London-based consultancy Energy Aspects expects world oil demand to rise by up to 1.5 million barrels per day this year. That's ...