Korea’s June crude oil imports drop 14.5pct y/ypreliminary data

02-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM Print This Post

South Korea’s June crude oil

imports fell 14.5 percent to 73.3 million barrels from a year earlier,

preliminary data from the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy

showed on Wednesday.

Final data will be released later this month by state-run

Korea National Oil Corp (KNOC).

Details are as follows (in millions of barrels):

June 2020 May 2020* June 2019*

Crude Oil 73.3 78.8 85.7

* Actual import figures

Note: The ministry does not break down imports by country of

origin. South Korea’s total May crude imports declined 6.3%

year-on-year to 78.8 million barrels, KNOC data showed.



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