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
Malaysia palm oil buyers boost imports from Indonesia in wake of El Nino
Reuters - 3/24/2017 3:30:35 AM
Traders said world No.2 producer Malaysia was set to boost imports of palm oil and related products from top grower Indonesia by about 20,000 tonnes in March from typical monthly volumes of around 40-50,000 tonnes. The two countries churn out nearly 90 ...
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.
Local palm oil buyers boost imports from Indonesia
freemalaysiatoday.com - 3/24/2017 12:56:05 PM
Traders said world No 2 producer Malaysia was set to boost imports of palm oil and related products from top grower Indonesia by about 20,000 tonnes in March from typical monthly volumes of around 40-50,000 tonnes. The two countries churn out nearly 90% of ...
Venezuela, Home to World’s Largest Oil Reserves, Runs Out of Gasoline
Breitbart News - 3/25/2017 4:19:30 AM
Hundreds of Venezuelans found themselves stranded this week as the nation’s gasoline supply ran out at stations throughout the nation’s urban centers, a stunning development in an OPEC nation believed to boast the world ... oil it is forced to import ...
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 ...
U.S. crude stockpiles at record high as imports surge
customstoday.com.pk - 3/23/2017 10:05:29 AM
Crude stocks in the world’s top oil consumer have been building since ... 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 ...
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 ...
Global gas market battered by glut gets eager buyer in Thailand
worldoil.com - 3/24/2017 2:07:40 PM
Thailand will boost LNG imports by more ... Thailand is one of the countries that can bring in more LNG.” Spot prices for LNG cargoes in Northeast Asia fell 5.1% this week to $5.55/MMbtu, according to industry publication World Gas Intelligence.
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.
Congratulations Nicolas - Oil Rich Venezuela Is Running Out Of Gasoline
Forbes - 3/24/2017 3:04:56 PM
Today’s installment is that the Chavistas, led by that stout fighter for the rights of the masses Nicolas Maduro, have managed to create a shortage of gasoline in the country with the world’s largest oil reserves. No, really, Venezuela is facing ...
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 ...
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 ...
Nigeria’s non-oil export to US falls by 24%
Punch - 3/25/2017 11:10:31 PM
Nigeria’s non-oil export to the ... that Nigeria and 42 other countries, which met the eligibility criteria, will benefit from the tariff-free opportunity up until 2025. The United States is one of Nigeria’s major import and export destinations ...
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 ...
EXCLUSIVE-Saudi exports to U.S. to fall by 300,000 bpd in March - official
Reuters - 3/23/2017 8:32:25 AM
It settled on $47.70 on Thursday. Crude stocks in the United States, the world's largest oil consumer, were a record 533 million barrels last week, the EIA said. In the week ended March 17, U.S. imports from Saudi Arabia unexpectedly rose by more than ...