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
World Oil Consumption – 3D Charts in Google Earth
gearthblog.com - 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 ...
World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia
Bloomberg - 7/25/2013 7:27:28 PM
World energy consumption will rise 56 percent in the next three decades, driven by growth in developing countries such as China and India, the Energy Information Administration said. Demand will increase to 820 quadrillion British thermal units ...
Which countries use the most oil?
greenbang.com - 3/25/2012 11:57:13 PM
Who uses the most oil in the ... According to BP’s most recent Statistical Review of World Energy, OECD oil consumption grew by 0.9 percent between 2009 and 2010, while the thirst among non-OECD countries increased by 5.5 percent. So which other ...
World Coal Consumption To Surpass Oil By 2020 Due To Rising Demand In China And India
The Huffington Post - 10/14/2013 3:53:53 AM
Global coal consumption is expected to rise by 25 percent by the end of the decade to 4,500 million tonnes of oil equivalent, overtaking oil at 4,400 million tonnes, according to Woodmac in a presentation on Monday at the World Energy Congress.
Water More Important Than Oil for the Future of the Arab World
The Huffington Post - 12/5/2013 6:08:29 PM
For too many in the Arab World today the most immediate challenges are all-consuming. From the Syria crisis and its spillover effects, the difficult political transitions underway in countries such as Egypt, Libya, Tunisia and Yemen, to the ...
Oil-Rich Nations Use More Energy, Cutting Exports
New York Times - 12/8/2007 11:56:50 PM
The economies of many big oil-exporting countries are growing so fast that their need for energy within their borders is crimping how much they can sell abroad, adding new strains to the global oil market. Experts say the sharp growth, if it ...
World Oil & Gas Pipe Market
HispanicBusiness.com - 12/3/2013 4:52:06 PM
... 39 Oil Pipe 40 Gas Pipe 42 Applications 43 OCTG 44 Line Pipe 46 Distribution 48 Products 50 Steel Pipe 52 Welded 54 Seamless 56 Fittings 58 Plastic & Other 60 Oil & Gas Pipe Production & Trade Overview 62 IV. NORTH AMERICA 65 General 65 Oil ...
India to Pip Beijing in Oil Demand by 2020: IEA Outlook
newindianexpress.com - 12/5/2013 4:53:54 AM
IEA in its annual World Energy Outlook said the centre of gravity of energy demand is switching decisively in favour of emerging economies, particularly China, India and the Middle East, which drive global energy use one-third higher.
Future world energy demand driven by trends in developing countries
scandoil.com - 12/5/2013 12:43:22 AM
EIA's International Energy Outlook 2013 (IEO2013) projects that growth in world energy use largely comes from countries outside of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). Energy use patterns for countries inside the ...
World Bank envoy criticizes lack of transparency in Haiti oil program
Reuters - 12/4/2013 8:11:21 PM
The surprising public criticism of the government's handling of its finances came at a press luncheon in the capital ... one of the main sources of income for the Haitian government, and "require a wise use," said Barton-Dock. The World Bank ...
Oil demand has peaked in developed world: IEA
Reuters - 1/28/2010 6:37:52 PM
Flat or declining OECD demand may ease any strain on oil prices caused by ever-growing consumption in emerging economies. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) countries will account for 53 percent of world demand in ...
The Surprising Reasons Why Price Is No Object In Poorer Countries Thirsty For Oil
Forbes - 8/9/2012 7:48:51 PM
In poorer countries, where per capita oil consumption is only a couple of barrels ... Thus, despite drops in consumption among most developed regions, global oil consumption over the past decade rose by nearly 11 million barrels per day.
World's biggest palm oil company makes zero deforestation commitment
News.Mongabay - 12/5/2013 7:20:03 PM
Bill Barclay, Research and Policy Director with the Rainforest Action Network (RAN), agreed that Wilmar's policy is only the beginning of the transformation of the palm oil sector from a major driver of deforestation, greenhouse gas emissions ...
Global Gas Guzzlers
theenergycollective.com - 12/4/2013 3:10:42 PM
Recently I have been spending a lot of time thinking about global fuel subsidies. The most extreme example is Venezuela, where gasoline costs only 6 cents per gallon. That’s not ... and three times the regional average. Gasoline subsidies are inefficient ...
China's True Economic Achilles' Heel? Oil Dependency
Worldcrunch - 12/5/2013 8:50:08 AM
oil and gas are respectively 67%, 5.4% and 7.5% of the world average. At the same time, China’s current per capita energy consumption level is only one-third of that of advanced countries. It took only 15 years for China to double its crude oil ...