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China’s Crude Imports In December Rise To Record High

Oil

China’s crude oil imports in December surged by 698K b/d m-o-m and 754K b/d y-o-y to a record high of 8.6M b/d (more than 524K b/d above the previous record in September), according to data from the country’s General Administration of Customs. In 2016 as a whole, China’s crude imports averaged 7.6M b/d, the most on record and up by 896K b/d from 2015, which was also the largest y-o-y growth on record.