Crude Oil ( ) Brent Crude ( ) Natural Gas ( ) S&P 500 ( ) PHLX Oil ( )
 January 14, 2016 - 7:31 PM EST
Print Email Article Font Down Font Up
China 2015 Crude Oil Imports up 8.8%

SHANGHAI
, January 15, SinoCast --
China
imported 334 million tons of crude oil in 2015, up 8.8% year on year.
China's
foreign cargo trade value was CNY 24.59 trillion in 2015, down 7% year on year. Export value and import value were CNY 14.14 trillion and CNY 10.45 trillion, down 1.8% and 13.2%; trade surplus was CNY 3.69 trillion, expanding 56.7%.

Refined oil import volume was 29.90 million tons last year, down 0.3% year on year. No. 5-7 fuel oil import volume was 15.4 million, down 13%; LPG and hydrocarbon gas import volume was 32.07 million tons, up 17.8%; coal and lignite import volume was 204 million tons, down 29.9%.

China
exported 2.87 million tons of crude in 2015, up 377.4% year on year. Refined oil export volume and coal and lignite export volume were 36.15 million tons and 5.33 million tons, up 21.9% and down 7.1%.

DISCLOSURE: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors, and do not represent the views of equities.com. Readers should not consider statements made by the author as formal recommendations and should consult their financial advisor before making any investment decisions. To read our full disclosure, please go to: http://www.equities.com/disclaimer


Source: Equities.com News (January 14, 2016 - 7:31 PM EST)

News by QuoteMedia
www.quotemedia.com