Fact #246: December 9, 2002
U.S. Oil Imports - Top 10 Countries of Origin
The 8-month average for 2002 shows that the United States has imported less oil from OPEC nations (shown in red type on the graph) than in the previous 2 years. The "Top 10" account for nearly 80% of all oil imports in each year shown.
|Total Top Ten Imports||9,049||9,434||8,886|
|Top Ten Share of Imports||78%||79%||79%|
* 8-month average