Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LIV

No 51

19-Dec-2011

Chinas Crude Oil Imports Rise To 22.69Mn Tons In November, Second Highest On Record

China imported 22.69mn tons (5.52mn b/d) of crude oil during November, according to data released by Chinas General Administration for Customs. The volume is the second largest monthly crude import figure on record after 23.29mn tons (5.67mn b/d) for September 2010. November imports increased by 9% over October imports of 20.80mn tons (4.89mn b/d), and by...