According to the data from the Turkish Statistical Institute (Turkstat), the country’s energy imports in May 2018 increased by 26 % compared to the same month last year and amounted to 3.68 billion dollars. In comparison, energy imports in May 2017 stood at 2.92 billion dollars.
However, the country’s crude oil imports recorded a decrease of 29.7 % this May compared to the same month in 2017. Turkey imported 1.8 million tons of crude oil in May 2018, compared to 2.56 million tons last May.
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Tags: energy imports, statistics, Turkey