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China - Net energy imports as a share of energy use

15.0 (%) in 2014

In 2014, energy imports for China was 15 %. Energy imports of China increased from -1.9 % in 1995 to 15 % in 2014 growing at an average annual rate of 197.96 %.

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What is energy imports?

Net energy imports are estimated as energy use less production, both measured in oil equivalents. A negative value indicates that the country is a net exporter. Energy use refers to use of primary energy before transformation to other end-use fuels, which is equal to indigenous production plus imports and stock changes, minus exports and fuels supplied to ships and aircraft engaged in international transport.

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What is China energy imports?

Date Value Change, %
2014 15.0 1.80 %
2013 14.8 2.76 %
2012 14.4 21.08 %
2011 11.9 3.61 %
2010 11.4 10.48 %
2009 10.4 22.83 %
2008 8.4 0.16 %
2007 8.4 7.17 %
2006 7.9 29.75 %
2005 6.1 23.73 %
2004 4.9 58.43 %
2003 3.1