Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 33

18-Aug-2008

Chinas Crude Oil Imports Declined For Second Straight Month To 13.79Mn Tons In July

Chinas crude oil imports totaled 13.79mn tons (3.26mn b/d) for July, down for the second month in a row from 14.83mn tons in June and 16.2mn tons in May, according to information released by Chinas General Administration for Customs on 11 August. The July import figure represents a decline of 7% from June imports, while June imports fell by 8.5% from May (MEES,...