Epicenter wide net Beijing on February 11, news (reporter He Yuanliu yi Chen) according to the voice of China "national news broadcast" report, after crude oil imports refresh record in December last year, China's crude oil imports in January high growth. According to figures released yesterday by the general administration of customs, China's crude oil imports in January of 34.03 million tons, up 27.5% from a year earlier. Import amount is 89.99 billion yuan, up 87% from a year earlier.
Due to a loosening of the right to use China's crude oil imports, in 2016, a total of 13 tests has the right of the "double"; Imported crude oil in refining processing raw materials accounted for more than half, to refine crude oil imports have accounted for 11% of total imports. Which further pushing up China's crude oil import demand. Last year, China's crude oil imports of 381 million tons, up 13.6%; In January of this year, imports rose 27.5% year-on-year, the import amount is up nearly ninety percent.
Under the background of low oil prices, the cost of high efficient oil field gradually. This means that our country external dependency of crude oil rising year by year. Last year, China's crude oil output of 197.71 million tons, down 7.3% year-on-year.
China's energy chief information officer falcon thinks, if the current crude oil production capacity sharply shrinking, may directly threaten our country's energy security. "Our external dependency has more than 60% of crude oil, such as one day suddenly international some unpredictable happens, the oil supply will be a problem. To us as a big country, energy security is a must to consider."
From the perspective of energy security, the pace of China's crude oil reserves will still need to speed up. , according to data from the national development and reform commission (NDRC) at present, our country the first phase of oil reserves, the second phase has been completed eight reserve base, the total reserve capacity of 28.6 million cubic meters. The national development and reform commission spokesman Zhao Chen xin said, "much starker choices-and graver consequences-in" at the end of the construction of China's oil reserves will be basically completed, power into the world's oil reserves. During the period of "much starker choices-and graver consequences-in", the national oil reserve all the second phase will be completed and put into operation, the three phase of the overall construction and complete the principal part of the project investment. In continue to strengthen the southeast coastal developed areas, on the basis of the layout of inland economy extends to the central and western regions.