Iran 3rd major oil supplier of China

November 24, 2009

TEHRAN – Iran was the third major oil supplier of China in the month of October, during which some 1,646,000 tons of crude oil was exported, SHANA news agency reported.

Angola with 3,825,007 tons and Saudi Arabia with 3,816,467 tons of crude oil were respectively the first and second major oil suppliers of China in October.
China imported a total of 19,300,000 tons of crude oil in October, showing 20 percent increase in comparison to the previous year’s figure.
For 2007 China has imported some 165 million tons of crude oil, which is 9.4 percent more than the 2008 figure. Iran’s exports account for 20,215,713 tons of this amount