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, 2020See also: Oil - imports map
The US is the world’s biggest oil producer — so why do we still need to import crude and ask countries like Saudi Arabia for help?
YAHOO!Finance - 8/3/2022 5:25:00 PM
Unfortunately for American drivers, it’s familiar territory in a country that simultaneously leads the world in oil production but is among the planet’s biggest oil importers. Gas prices have started to retreat,
World Oil Production Is Rising, With No End in Sight
Truthout - 7/26/2022 2:52:00 PM
Global production is projected to rise to 126 million barrels a day by 2050. It's time to end the tyranny of oil.
Tanzania Oil Import Costs Rose 66% in 12 Months to June
MarketWatch - 8/5/2022 1:57:00 PM
By George Mwangi Special to Dow Jones Newswires Tanzania's oil import costs rose by 66% in the 12 months to June compared with the prior-year period
Oil slides amid recession fears, slow recovery in China imports
Reuters on MSN.com - 8/8/2022 1:01:44 AM
Oil prices dropped on Monday, hovering near multi-month lows, as recession fears hurt demand outlook and data pointed to a slow recovery in China's crude imports last month.
Indian state bets big on oil palm to cut $19 billion vegoil imports
Reuters - 8/3/2022 12:18:00 AM
Pullarao Daravathu and thousands of fellow farmers from Telangana in India's south are busy planting oil palms as their home state aims to add more area under the controversial crop within four years than the entire country has in decades.
India resumes sunflower oil imports from Ukraine
Ukrinform - 7/28/2022 8:14:00 PM
India, the world’s biggest edible oil importer, is expected to receive its first shipments of sunflower oil from Ukraine in September after a five-month gap. — Ukrinform.
Argentina to give tax, customs benefits to oil companies
Reuters on MSN.com - 8/11/2022 8:49:13 PM
Argentina is planning to give tax and customs benefits to oil companies so they can boost production, the country's new economy "superminister" said on Thursday.
IEA raises oil demand growth forecasts by 380,000 b/d
Oil - 8/12/2022 4:59:00 PM
Oil Market Report, the International Energy Agency raised its estimates for 2022 global demand growth by 380,000 b/d, to 2.1 million b/d, as soaring oil use for power generation and gas-to-oil switching are boosting demand.
JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon: 'Why can't we get it through our thick skulls?' America boosting oil and gas production is 'not against' climate change
Business Insider on MSN.com - 8/14/2022 2:59:55 PM
"Because of high oil and gas prices, the world is turning back on their coal plants. It is dirtier," Jamie Dimon said Tuesday, according to Yahoo.
Ukraine halted oil flows to Europe over payment issue, Russia's Transneft says
Reuters - 8/9/2022 3:18:00 PM
Ukraine has suspended Russian oil pipeline flows to parts of central Europe since early this month because Western sanctions prevented it from accepting transit fees from Moscow, Russian pipeline monopoly Transneft said on Tuesday.