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Company Level Imports

With Data for June 2014   |  Release Date:  September 2, 2014   |  Next Release Date: September 29, 2014   |   XLS     

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June 2014 Import Highlights

Monthly data on the origins of crude oil imports in June 2014 show that two countries exported more than 1 million barrels per day to the United States (see table below). The top five exporting countries accounted for 81% of United States crude oil imports in June, while the top ten sources accounted for approximately 95% of all U.S. crude oil imports. The top five sources of U.S. crude oil imports for June were Canada (2,752 thousand barrels per day), Saudi Arabia (1,017 thousand barrels per day), Mexico (730 thousand barrels per day), Venezuela (701 thousand barrels per day), and Iraq (529 thousand barrels per day). The remaining top ten sources, in order, were Kuwait (355 thousand barrels per day), Colombia (203 thousand barrels per day), Angola (159 thousand barrels per day), Ecuador (130 thousand barrels per day), and Brazil (130 thousand barrels per day). Total crude oil imports averaged 7,054 thousand barrels per day in June, which was a decrease of 111 thousand barrels per day from imports during May 2014.

Canada remained the largest exporter of total petroleum to the United States in June; exporting 3,237 thousand barrels per day. The second-largest exporter of total petroleum was Saudi Arabia with 1,017 thousand barrels per day.

Crude oil imports (Top 15 countries)


(thousand barrels per day)
Country Jun-14 May-14 YTD 2014 Jun 13 YTD 2013
CANADA 2,752 2,739 2,737 2,366 2,557
SAUDI ARABIA 1,017 1,224 1,358 1,431 1,212
MEXICO 730 754 792 796 825
VENEZUELA 701 716 722 838 755
IRAQ 529 351 338 228 395
KUWAIT 355 334 367 217 305
COLOMBIA 203 222 280 339 381
ANGOLA 159 165 116 257 200
ECUADOR 138 211 180 202 222
BRAZIL 130 108 105 137 100
NIGERIA 89 84 86 337 338
CHAD 64 62 42 67 59
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 35 0 6 0 0
RUSSIA 32 23 9 61 44
PERU 24 0 13 14 11

Total imports of petroleum (Top 15 countries)


(thousand barrels per day)
Country Jun-14 May-14 YTD 2014 Jun 13 YTD 2013
CANADA 3,237 3,265 3,255 2,885 3,145
SAUDI ARABIA 1,017 1,241 1,372 1,431 1,215
MEXICO 777 803 850 846 903
VENEZUELA 747 772 772 899 804
IRAQ 529 351 338 228 395
KUWAIT 355 334 369 217 306
RUSSIA 274 352 336 519 482
COLOMBIA 210 247 311 356 401
ANGOLA 166 178 131 271 214
ALGERIA 147 102 93 88 118
BRAZIL 143 136 125 192 133
ECUADOR 138 217 183 202 225
SPAIN 124 52 53 26 38
NIGERIA 115 118 114 366 386
UNITED KINGDOM 97 179 132 198 139

Note: The data in the tables above exclude oil imports into the U.S. territories.

Crude oil imports from Persian Gulf 2013 (January - December)

Explanatory notes

Sources  - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) petroleum imports data are available at the company level. The data source is the Form EIA-814, "Monthly Imports Report."

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