Middle East Economic Survey


No 8


Chinas Crude Oil Imports Total 21.8Mn Tons In January 2011

Chinas crude oil imports totaled 21.80mn tons (5.13mn b/d) during January 2011, according to data released by Chinas General Administration for Customs. The January volume is an increase of 4.5% over December imports of 20.86mn tons (4.91mn b/d) and up by 27.4% over January 2010 imports of 17.11mn tons (4.03mn b/d). China imported a total of 239.9mn tons (4.79mn b/d) of crude oil...