*CHANGES EXPRESSED ON A PERCENTAGE POINT BASIS. SOURCE: ITALY CUSTOMS DATA, MEES CALCULATIONS.

 

ITALY’S TOP 8 CRUDE SUPPLIERS ('000 B/D): RESURGENT IRAN FALLS JUST SHORT OF AZERBAIJAN AS #1 SUPPLIER WITH 7-YEAR HIGH OF 352,000 B/D IN NOV 2017

 

ITALY CRUDE IMPORTS BY REGION (%): MIDEAST AT RECORD 41% FOR 2017, 44% FOR Q4; US SUPPLIES RECORD 111,000 B/D IN NOV 2017