The Top 5 Countries that Imported the Most Oil in 2004

  Country Oil Imports 2004
1 United States 577 million tonnes
2 Japan 206 million tonnes
3 People's Rep. of China 123 million tonnes
4 South Korea 114 million tonnes
5 Germany 110 million tonnes
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  1. At present rates of consumption in 2008 the world is using close to 87 million barrels per day. At this rate there would be only enough oil to sustain the planet for another 35 to 40 years (but not at the same cost).
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Sources:  Energy Information Administration report: Key World Energy Statistics 2006

List Notes: Latest available statistics are for the year 2004.
Countries that Imported the Most Oil in 2004

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