China Crude Oil: Imports

1980 - 2020 | Yearly | Barrel/Day th | Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries

Key information about China Crude Oil: Imports

  • China Crude Oil: Imports was reported at 10,852.615 Barrel/Day th in Dec 2020
  • This records an increase from the previous number of 10,180.467 Barrel/Day th for Dec 2019
  • China Crude Oil: Imports data is updated yearly, averaging 1,208.502 Barrel/Day th from Dec 1980 to 2020, with 41 observations
  • The data reached an all-time high of 10,852.615 Barrel/Day th in 2020 and a record low of 1.404 Barrel/Day th in 1981
  • China Crude Oil: Imports data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries
  • The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Association: Energy Sector – Table RB.OPEC.CO: Crude Oil Imports

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China Crude Oil: Imports

What was China's Crude Oil: Imports in 2020?

China Crude Oil: Imports was reported at 10,852.615 Barrel/Day th in Dec 2020 See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
10,852.615 2020 10,180.467 2019 1.404 1981 10,852.615 2020 Barrel/Day th yearly 1980 - 2020

Crude Oil: Imports by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Algeria (Barrel/Day th) 0.000 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Australia (Barrel/Day th) 237.934 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Bahrain (Barrel/Day th) 182.667 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Belarus (Barrel/Day th) 342.250 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Belgium (Barrel/Day th) 550.918 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Brazil (Barrel/Day th) 134.333 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Bulgaria (Barrel/Day th) 91.000 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Canada (Barrel/Day th) 718.374 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Chile (Barrel/Day th) 147.239 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
China (Barrel/Day th) 10,852.615 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Croatia (Barrel/Day th) 48.111 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Cuba (Barrel/Day th) 64.837 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Czech Republic (Barrel/Day th) 156.438 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Ecuador (Barrel/Day th) 18.651 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Egypt (Barrel/Day th) 162.083 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
France (Barrel/Day th) 666.180 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Germany (Barrel/Day th) 1,671.178 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Greece (Barrel/Day th) 458.531 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Hungary (Barrel/Day th) 123.464 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
India (Barrel/Day th) 4,033.050 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Indonesia (Barrel/Day th) 233.000 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Iran (Barrel/Day th) 0.000 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Italy (Barrel/Day th) 1,014.241 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Ivory Coast (Barrel/Day th) 46.200 2011 yearly 1995 - 2011
Japan (Barrel/Day th) 2,472.364 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Kenya (Barrel/Day th) 31.000 2010 yearly 1995 - 2010
South Korea (Barrel/Day th) 2,660.369 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Lithuania (Barrel/Day th) 182.000 2009 yearly 2009 - 2009
Malaysia (Barrel/Day th) 247.500 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Morocco (Barrel/Day th) 0.000 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Netherlands (Barrel/Day th) 997.769 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Netherlands Antilles (Barrel/Day th) 85.000 2010 yearly 1995 - 2010
New Zealand (Barrel/Day th) 103.750 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Pakistan (Barrel/Day th) 162.800 2008 yearly 2007 - 2008
Peru (Barrel/Day th) 98.500 2008 yearly 2007 - 2008
Philippines (Barrel/Day th) 89.300 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Poland (Barrel/Day th) 538.907 2019 yearly 1984 - 2019
Puerto Rico (Barrel/Day th) 101.000 2009 yearly 1995 - 2009
Romania (Barrel/Day th) 140.417 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Russia (Barrel/Day th) 0.000 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Singapore (Barrel/Day th) 752.917 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
South Africa (Barrel/Day th) 220.070 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Spain (Barrel/Day th) 1,104.594 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Sweden (Barrel/Day th) 374.944 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Taiwan (Barrel/Day th) 842.000 2010 yearly 1995 - 2010
Thailand (Barrel/Day th) 837.333 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Trinidad and Tobago (Barrel/Day th) 0.000 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Turkey (Barrel/Day th) 591.432 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Ukraine (Barrel/Day th) 25.167 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
United Arab Emirates (Barrel/Day th) 187.416 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
United Kingdom (Barrel/Day th) 708.708 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
United States (Barrel/Day th) 5,877.000 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Venezuela (Barrel/Day th) 5.753 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Jun 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -169,464.691 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 195,737.245 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 11.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 3,651,528.3 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 19.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (RMB bn) 57,711.343 2027 yearly 1982 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (RMB bn) 166,557.463 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (RMB bn) 45,834.246 2027 yearly 1982 - 2027
Foreign Debts: Qtr: Long Term (USD mn) 1,281,300.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
Foreign Debts: Qtr: Total (USD mn) 2,710,200.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.685 2027 yearly 1998 - 2027
Export to Import Ratio (%) 141.977 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Jun 2022
Trade Balance (USD mn) 97,941.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 331,264.2 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 28.1 Oct 2021 monthly May 2009 - Oct 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 19,463,488.234 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 6,610,954.572 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 41,875,870.597 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 233,322.9 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Jun 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 20.8 Oct 2021 monthly May 2009 - Oct 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 24,726,485.525 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 17,908,164.342 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 55,978.832 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 14,573.520 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2022
Trade Index: Import: Quantum (Prev Year=100) 91.700 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jun 2022
Trade Index: Export: Quantum (Prev Year=100) 105.500 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jun 2022
Trade Index: Export: Value (Prev Year=100) 122.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jun 2022
Trade Index: Import: Value (Prev Year=100) 104.800 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jun 2022
Trade Index: Export: Unit Value (Prev Year=100) 115.700 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jun 2022
Trade Index: Import: Unit Value (Prev Year=100) 114.300 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jun 2022
Automobile: Exports: MC: Sedan (USD mn) 553.990 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2022
Automobile: Exports: Total (USD mn) 12,234.910 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2022
Automobile: Exports: Motorcycle (USD mn) 623.890 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2003 - Jun 2022
Automobile: Exports: MC: Bus (USD mn) 1,107.259 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2022
Automobile: Imports: Total (USD mn) 6,471.755 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2022
Imports: Other, Apparatus Based on the Use of X-rays for Medical (USD th) 66,760.689 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Imports: Computed Tomography Apparatus (USD th) 92,098.563 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Exports: Massage Apparatus (USD th) 172,419.213 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Exports: Other Needles, Catheters, Cannulae and the Like (USD th) 96,906.178 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Imports: Other Needles, Catheters, Cannulae and the Like (USD th) 152,633.684 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Exports: Adhesive Plasters (USD th) 45,585.795 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
CN: Steel: Import: Steel Product: Rod & Bar (Ton th) 82.247 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2022
CN: Steel: Import: Steel Product: Sheet & Plate (Ton th) 644.903 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 42,023.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 88,874.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 2.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 101,914.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -38,689.187 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -6,795.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -31,893.428 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 2,710,200.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 15.5 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,428,900.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 8.2 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 120.073 2027 yearly 1997 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 1,943,975.795 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Debit (USD mn) -869,256.760 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 98,566.538 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Secondary Income (USD mn) 5,229.871 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) -311.980 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Non-reserve: Asset (USD mn) -89,821.493 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) 89,500.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods: Import (USD mn) -658,158.552 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 43,410.495 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account (USD mn) -248.016 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Liability (USD mn) 40,153.976 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 364.675 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods (USD mn) 144,960.623 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -115,241.977 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn) 13,035.409 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: Financial Account (FA) (USD mn) -88,991.516 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Non-reserve: Liability (USD mn) 40,153.976 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Credit (USD mn) 958,131.617 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Services (USD mn) -16,675.439 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) -88,050.692 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 63.964 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Non-reserve (USD mn) -49,667.516 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods: Export (USD mn) 803,119.175 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) -44,640.197 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn) -7,805.539 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Asset (USD mn) -129,145.493 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Reserve Asset (USD mn) -39,324.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Mfg: Comm, Computer & Other Electronic Eq (USD mn) 8,408.270 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Leasing and Commercial Service (USD mn) 18,874.590 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Wholesale and Retail Trade (USD mn) 9,766.890 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Manufacturing (USD mn) 41,174.210 Dec 2018 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Real Estate (USD mn) 22,467.400 Dec 2018 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2018
Outward Direct Investment: ytd (USD mn) 34,290.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2008 - Mar 2022
Outward Investment: Asia: Singapore (USD mn) 5,923.350 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Outward Investment: Latin America: Cayman Islands (USD mn) 8,562.217 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Outward Investment: United States (USD mn) 6,018.672 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Outward Investment: Latin America: British Virgin Islands (USD mn) 6,975.617 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Outward Investment: Hong Kong (USD mn) 89,145.861 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Outward Investment: Leasing and Commercial Service (USD mn) 36,620.000 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Outward Investment: Financial Intermediation (USD mn) 19,663.182 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Outward Investment: Wholesale and Retail Trade (USD mn) 17,650.000 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Outward Investment: Information Transmission, Software and Information Technolog... (USD mn) 7,530.000 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Outward Investment: Manufacturing (USD mn) 18,400.000 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Industrial Enterprise: No of Loss Making Enterprise (Unit) 116,250.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2022
No of Business Entity: New Registration: ytd: Company (Unit mn) 9.040 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 2008 - Dec 2021
QFII: Approved Investment Fund: accumulated (USD mn) 116,259.000 May 2020 monthly Jun 2003 - May 2020
QFII: No of Institution: accumulated (Unit) 281.000 Apr 2015 monthly May 2003 - Apr 2015
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 62.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 10,159,793.491 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 37,392,900.857 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2021
M2 Growth (%) 11.4 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 1997 - Jun 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 8.1 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 3,071,272.0 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1989 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 13.2 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 113,823.000 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1977 - Jun 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 37,481,479.673 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Jun 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 10.8 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 42,673,987.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 1999 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 11.0 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 2000 - Jun 2022
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 20.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Credit to Households (USD bn) 11,073.565 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 37,486.113 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1985 - Sep 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 10,940,984.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Jun 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 30,807,420.164 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Jun 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 11.24 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 184.49 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1992 - Jun 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Trade Policy Uncertainty Index (Index) 251.339 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -2.8 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
BCI: Industry: Manufacturing (NA) 124.800 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2022
Leading Index (2015=100) 92.852 Feb 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2020
Lagging Index (2015=100) 99.353 Feb 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2020
Coincident Index (2015=100) 76.044 Feb 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2020
5000 Indu Enterprises: DI: General Business Condition (%) 48.700 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 1992 - Jun 2022

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