UAE secures 35% of Japan's crude oil needs in June

Amount of crude oil that Japan imported during that month amounted to 57.33 million barrels

  
A petrochemical plant is reflected in a puddle at an industrial complex in Kawasaki near Tokyo August 31, 2015. REUTERS/Thomas Peter - RTX1QCOH

A petrochemical plant is reflected in a puddle at an industrial complex in Kawasaki near Tokyo August 31, 2015. REUTERS/Thomas Peter - RTX1QCOH

REUTERS/Thomas Peter - RTX1QCOH

TOKYO- Japan’s imports of crude oil from the UAE reached to 20.13 million barrels in June, according to data from Agency for Natural Resources and Energy in Tokyo.

The agency, part of the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, reported that the percentage of oil imports from the UAE amounted to 35.1 percent of the total Japanese oil imports, noting that the amount of crude oil that Japan imported during that month amounted to 57.33 million barrels.

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