NO. 35



US Crude Imports from OPEC Decrease 21% in 1Q91

As a result of the general decline in US crude oil imports during the firstquarter of 1991 to 5.3mn b/d compared to 6.2mn b/d in 1Q90, OPEC crude oilexports to the US decreased to 3.11mn b/d during the 1Q91, compared to 3.78mnb/d during the same period last year, a decline of 21.35% - according to dataderived by MEES from API statistics (for details of imports by country andcompany see the tables below). However,...