UAE provides nearly a third of Japan's crude oil needs in MayChristian Fernsby ▼ | July 1, 2020
Japan’s imports of crude oil from the UAE amounted to almost a third of its oil imports at 32 percent, or 22.6 million barrels, data from Agency for Natural Resources and Energy in Tokyo showed.
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"This shows Japan’s increasing dependence on Arab oil to meet the needs of its economy," it added.
The figures cited represent the quantities of oil that arrived during the month of May 2020 to refineries, tanks and warehouses located at ports. ■