LIBYA MORE THAN DOUBLED CRUDE EXPORTS* TO 724,000 B/D FOR 2017. ITS RANGE OF DESTINATIONS IS WIDENING...

...BUT THOUGH CHINA TOOK 65,000 B/D AND THE US 57,000 B/D FOR 2017, OVER 77% STILL WENT TO EU COUNTRIES (‘000 B/D)

*FIGURES ARE FOR IMPORTS TO GIVEN COUNTRY. LISTED COUNTRIES TYPICALLY ACCOUNT FOR OVER 95% OF EXPORTS. ^‘OTHER EU’ INCLUDES FRANCE, UK, GREECE, AUSTRIA & NETHERLANDS TO 2012. SOURCE: EUROSTAT, NATIONAL IMPORT STATISTICS, NOC, MEES.