Angola was the world’s second largest supplier of oil to China,just behind Saudi Arabia,accounting for 15 percent of all Chinese imports, according to the OPEC monthly report.
According to the same report China imported 8 million barrels of oil per day from Angola, which represented a 20 percent increase over the same month of 2015. In January, China had imported 1.7 million barrels of oil per day from Angola.
Also according to the OPEC monthly report Angolan oil production in March reached a daily average of 1.778 million barrels, an additional 18,000 barrels on the previous month.
In March Angola increased its oil production again and, within the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), posted the largest increase after Iran and Iraq. (macauhub/CN/AO)