South Korea’s crude oil imports inched up 0.1 percent in April from a year ago to 84.6 million barrels, preliminary data from the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy showed on Tuesday.
Final data will be released later this month by state-run Korea National Oil Corp (KNOC).
Details of preliminary imports and previous actual figures are as follows:
(In millions of barrels) April 2018 March 2018* April 2017* Crude Oil 84.6 82.8 84.5
* Actual import figures
Note: The ministry does not break down imports by country of origin. South Korea’s total March crude imports fell 13.6 percent to 82.8 million barrels year-on-year, according to KNOC data last month.
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