Coal Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported coal totaled US$152 billion in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 30% increase since 2014 when imported coal cost $116.9 billion and an 11.4% uptick from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, Asian countries accounted for the highest dollar worth of imported coal in 2018 with purchases amounting to $112.6 […]

US Crude Oil Imports by Supplier Countries

During 2018, the United States of America imported US$162.8 billion worth of crude petroleum oil from a total 44 countries. America’s cost for all imported crude oil purchases fell -35.7% since 2014 but rose 16.9% increase from 2017 to 2018. Among top trade partners, Canada furnished about two-fifths (39.5%) of America’s imported crude oil while […]

Crude Oil Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported crude oil totaled US$1.182 trillion in 2018 reflecting robust demand from 129 countries. Overall, the dollar value of crude oil imports for all importing countries fell by -22.9% since 2014 when crude oil purchases were valued at $1.532 trillion. Year over year, imported crude oil expanded in value by 31.7% from […]

Crude Oil Exports by Country

Amounting to 5.9% of the worldwide value of all export products, global crude oil shipments totaled an estimated US$1.133 trillion for 2018. That dollar figure reflects a -19.2% decline since 2014 but a 34.1% increase from 2017 to 2018. Crude oil was the world’s number one export product in 2018, outpacing exports of refined petroleum […]

Electricity Exports by Country

International sales revenue from electricity exports by country totaled US$34.2 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of exported electrical energy increased by an average 4% for all exporting countries since 2014 when electricity shipments were valued at $32.9 billion. Year over year, exported electricity appreciated by 13.8% from 2017 to 2018. Among continents, Europe sold […]

Coal Exports by Country

Global sales from coal exports by country totaled US$124.5 billion in 2018. Worldwide, the value of coal exports soared by an average 27.9% for all exporting countries since 2014 when coal shipments were valued at $97.4 billion and a 15.8% uptick from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, coal exports from Oceania (mostly Australia […]

Top Global Energy Exports Statistical Trends

Overall exports of major energy products including oil, gas, coal, electricity and uranium totaled US$2.182 trillion in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 14.2% increase for worldwide energy exported from 2017 to 2018, but a -26.5% retreat from $2.968 trillion five years earlier in 2014. Crude plus refined petroleum oils represent roughly four-fifths (79.3%) of […]

Petroleum Gas Exports by Country

International sales of exported petroleum gas by country totaled US$285.9 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of petroleum gas exports fell by an average -35.4% for all exporting countries since 2014 when petroleum gas shipments were valued at $442.7 billion. Year over year, exported petroleum gas appreciated by 4.9%. Among continents, Asian countries sold the […]