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
What’s Next for World Oil as Lower Prices Extend Into ‘15
Yahoo Finance - 12/27/2014 5:00:14 AM
Those looking for a quick rebound may be disappointed, as world consumption growth slowed ... is close to a 13-year high as the country struck a deal with its semi-autonomous Kurdish region to sell more oil as they wage war against Islamic State insurgents.
Saudi Arabia's Oil Pricing Power Makes It The Country To Watch In 2015
International Business Times - 12/26/2014 8:53:28 PM
... the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, dominated by the Saudis, had the power to bring their economies to a halt. Oil makes up the largest piece of the total world energy consumption pie at 34 percent, followed by coal and gas. And ...
World Sets New Oil Production and Consumption Records
Energy Trends Insider - 7/9/2014 11:53:36 PM
Last month BP (NYSE: BP) released the Statistical Review of World Energy 2014. This report is one of the most comprehensive sources of global and country level statistics on production and consumption of oil, natural gas, coal, nuclear power and renewables.
Oil price collapse stokes financial crises in producing countries
Financial Times - 12/26/2014 3:24:11 PM
Meanwhile, global demand growth slowed sharply, in part because of the slowdown in China. World oil consumption rose by 1m b/d in 2012 and 1.3m b/d in 2013, but is expected to have grown by just 600,000 b/d this year. Saudi Arabia and the other members of ...
World olive oil balances for 2013/14 and 2014/15
Teatro Naturale International - 12/14/2014 10:37:46 AM
World olive oil consumption for the 2014/15 crop year is forecast to total 2823500 tonns. This would be 7% lower than the season before. The latest estimates supplied by countries point to a 27% drop in world olive oil production, forecast at 2393000 tonns ...
US GDP growth jacks world oil prices
thenewsnigeria.com.ng - 12/23/2014 8:57:01 PM
World oil prices rose Tuesday as strong US economic data ... The strong growth boosted expectations that US energy consumption will rise. Oil prices have fallen about 50 percent since June on mounting supplies due to increased production and lackluster ...
Why Are OPEC Countries Abandoning Oil Consumption?
The Motley Fool - 5/17/2013 1:43:58 AM
This collection of countries is responsible for over 40% of all oil production around the world. For many of these ... Yet, Saudi Arabia and several other OPEC countries in the Middle East have made moves to halt the consumption of oil within their own ...
Global Consumption of 'World's Dirtiest Energy' Continues to Rise
eNews Park Forest - 12/22/2014 5:27:38 AM
Global coal consumption rose 3 percent from 2012 to 2013, reaching over 3,800 million tons of oil equivalent (mtoe) in 2013, according to numbers provided to Worldwatch by BP. Further troubling, according to the analysis, is that the world's coal supply ...
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 ... and aspires to higher standards of living. The average consumption of oil in the world—87 million bpd in 2010 (Source: 2011 BP Statistical Review of World Energy) divided by a global ...
Why oil prices keep falling — and throwing the world into turmoil
Vox - 12/18/2014 1:39:08 PM
The plummeting price of oil is the biggest energy story in the world right now. It's bringing back cheap ... around $100 per barrel since 2010 — because of soaring oil consumption in countries like China and conflicts in key oil nations like Libya.
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 ...
World Bank Finances Solar In Nepal
Energy Matters - 12/24/2014 7:37:06 PM
The World Bank has approved a US$130 million credit ... with approximately 43% in rural areas. The country’s average annual per capita electricity consumption is about 130 kWh – one of the lowest consumption rate in South Asia. An average Australian ...
Challenging times ahead for palm oil industry
Astro Awani - 12/24/2014 11:54:48 PM
But, this is no mean feat as Indonesia, the world's largest palm oil producer ... and Pakistan will maintain their palm oil consumption at current levels as we don’t see much increment from these two countries, going forward. "However, we have to ...
The World’s Top 10 Oil Companies
24/7 Wall ST - 12/15/2014 10:50:54 AM
At the current global consumption rate of about 90 million barrels a day, those global reserves will last about 50 years. Of the top 10 countries ... have a national oil company, and the nine that do control 1.23 trillion of the world’s total proved ...
Saudi Oil Chief spills! Shoots down conspiracy theories on oil prices
Al Bawaba - 12/22/2014 3:21:46 PM
“One of the challenges facing the Arab world is the domestic consumption, which is rising faster than production affecting the exporting capability specially in the natural gas sector.” Adil Abdul Mahdi, oil minister of Iraq said the country’s oil ...