Latin America Oil Exports to US Fall 11.1%

Brazil now ranks among the top ten oil suppliers to the United States. (Photo: Brazil's Mining and Energy Ministry)

Steep fall in imports from Mexico as Brazil among top ten oil suppliers to United States.


US imports of crude oil from Latin America dropped 11.1 percent last year, which was worse than the overall decline in US oil imports of 9.6 percent, according to a Latinvex analysis of US Census Bureau data.

Colombia saw the worst drop in percentage terms, while Mexico posted the highest decrease in real terms.

Latin America’s oil exports to the United States last year reached...

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Keywords: Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela

Latin American oil exports to US (2014)
Top Oil Exporters to US (2014)