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Overview of U.S. Petroleum Production, Imports, Exports, and Consumption

(Million barrels per day)

Dataset Excel: 
Notes: 

Component numbers may not add to totals due to independent rounding. 

Description: 

KEY:  R = revised; U = data are not available.

a Includes crude oil and natural gas plant liquids. This data series has been revised from 1975 forward to exclude the field production of other liquids including: finished motor gasoline, motor gasoline blending components, and other hydrocarbons and oxygenates.

b Includes lease condensate.

c Includes imports for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve, which began in 1977.

d Beginning in 1985, motor gasoline blending components and aviation gasoline blending components are included.

eNet imports is equal to Imports minus Exports.

Source: 

Domestic production, imports, exports, and U.S. petroleum consumption by transportation sector:

U.S. Department of Energy, Energy Information Administration, Monthly Energy Review, tables 3.1, 3.3b and 3.7c, available at https://www.eia.gov/totalenergy/data/monthly/index.php as of May 6, 2020.

U.S. and World petroleum consumption:

1960-70: Ibid., Annual Energy Review (Washington, DC: Annual Issues), tables 5.1 and 11.10.

1975-2019: Ibid., International, Annual refined petroleum products consumption,  available at https://www.eia.gov/international/data/world as of May 6, 2020.

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