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US Crude Oil Imports From OPEC Rise By 7.19% In 1993

US crude oil imports from OPEC increased by 243,000 b/d or 7.19% from 3.38mnb/d in 1992 to 3.62mn b/d in 1993, ac- cording to data derived from APIstatistics (for details of imports by country and company see tables below).Overall US crude oil imports also rose by 690,000 b/d or 11.55% from 5.97mn b/din 1992 to 6.66mn b/d in 1993. OPEC's share of US crude oil imports decreasedfor the third consecutive year...