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Oil Supply

Venezuela Boost Share Of US Market

Although Saudi Arabia just managed to hold on to its traditional first placeas the leading foreign crude oil supplier to the US market during the first halfof this year, second-placed Venezuela which has succeeded in almost doubling itscrude exports to the US since 1990 registered a further catch-up in terms ofmarket share, according to data derived from API statistics (for details of USimports by country and...