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, 2019See also: Oil - imports map
World Oil survey: Near majority of U.S. firms thinks import tariff could help
World Oil - 3/26/2020 12:09:00 AM
In yesterday’s story (March 24), we talked about how a survey of our U.S. E&P readership found that a majority of respondents “favor the U.S. federal government installing a tariff, duty or import fee (tax) on all imported oil coming into the country.” We also discussed how, when it comes to which form of import levy, 35% of respondents ...
World Oil survey: U.S. industry prefers some form of import tariff
World Oil - 3/24/2020 11:24:00 PM
duty or import fee (tax) on all imported oil coming into the country? In the total group of operators, equipment/service firms, drilling/workover contractors, engineering firms and consultants, the answers (see Chart 1) were: Yes, 53.1%; No, 33.6%; Unsure, 13.3%. Among just operators, the results were: Yes, 54.5%; No, 32.9%; Unsure ...
China oil imports in Jan-Feb from Saudi Arabia rise 26% from year ago
Reuters - 3/25/2020 4:18:00 AM
Saudi shipments 1.79 mln bpd; +26% y/y * Russian Jan-Feb imports 1.71 mln bpd; +11% y/y * Iranian shipments down 81% y/y * Zero imports from the U.S. and Venezuela Jan-Feb By Muyu Xu and Chen Aizhu BEIJING/SINGAPORE,
World Oil launches oil import tariff survey; early results show clear trends
World Oil - 3/18/2020 6:39:00 PM
In this survey, readers were asked to state whether they favor strong action by U.S. officials, and if so, would they support some form of tariff, duty or “import fee” on imported ... protect the country’s oil production capacity. So far, there has been strong participation in the survey by World Oil’s readers. We expect the total ...
China’s crude oil imports surpassed 10 million barrels per day in 2019
Range - 3/23/2020 8:03:00 PM
EIA estimates China’s domestic petroleum and other liquids consumption averaged 13.9 million b/d in the first quarter of 2020, a decline of 0.6 million b/d from the 2019 annual average, primarily as a result of the Chinese
Oil rebounds from 18-year low as economies attempt a recovery
World Oil - 3/19/2020 10:46:00 AM
Countries are ramping up measures as the global ... “We might hit full utilization of global oil inventories in the months to come.” As the world’s biggest oil producers boost supply, U.S. Republican Senator Kevin Cramer called on President Donald Trump to ban crude imports from Russia, Saudi Arabia and other OPEC members in response ...
Oil’s rebound from 18-year low comes as economies attempt a recovery
World Oil - 3/20/2020 1:16:00 AM
Countries are ramping up measures ... hit full utilization of global oil inventories in the months to come.” As the world’s biggest oil producers boost supply, U.S. Republican Senator Kevin Cramer (R – N.D.) called on President Donald Trump to ban crude imports from Russia, Saudi Arabia and other OPEC members, in response to recent ...
Special Focus: 2020 Forecast - International Drilling and Production
World Oil - 3/16/2020 5:28:00 PM
As the world’s biggest oil importer, China could see a significant dip in demand growth this year. State firm CNPC said demand could slip by as much as half of last year’s level, amid the ongoing trade dispute and Coronavirus epidemic. The country’s oil demand ... has taken recent steps to reduce oil imports. In November, an overhaul ...
Chinese Teapots’ Oil Imports Tumble To 6-Month Low In February
Crude Oil Prices - 3/5/2020 3:44:00 PM
Irina is a writer for Oilprice.com with over a decade of experience writing on the oil and gas industry. Crude oil imports by China ... refining capacity in the country reached 17.2 million ...
India's Oil Import Bill May Halve If Current Crude Price Holds: Report
NDTV - 3/9/2020 10:03:00 AM
According to oil ministry's Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC), country's oil imports is projected to fall to 225 million tonnes (mt) in FY20 against 227 mt in FY19 while the import bill ...