CHINA IMPORTED A NEW RECORD 9.63MN B/D FOR APRIL WITH VOLUMES TOPPING THOSE OF #2 THE US FOR 13 OF THE PAST 14 MONTHS...
 
... AND IMPORTS OF 9.23MN B/D FOR JAN-APR 2018 MORE THAN 1.3MN B/D ABOVE US VOLUMES
*JAN-APR 2018. SOURCE: EIA, CHINA CUSTOMS, MEES CALCULATIONS.