ARGUS China Petroleum

The Argus China Petroleum service offers in-depth monthly coverage of oil markets in China, the world’s largest net importer of crude.

The service provides a data-rich, web-delivered product boasting over 30 datasets, including unique Argus surveys, as well as prices and fundamental data.

It includes a monthly PDF analysing market developments and summarising key datasets.


  • Access to Argus Direct: Receive the latest market reporting quickly and conveniently
  • Access comprehensive data and downloads: Examine extensive raw data files, with currency and unit conversions
  • Track your markets, your way: Effortlessly track, compare and set up alerts for your key prices and markets
  • Compare key prices and trends: Use powerful customised graphing to directly compare multiple prices

Markets covered

  • Chinese crude production, imports and exports statistics
  • Chinese apparent oil demand data
  • Detailed fuel oil import and export data by country of origin for crude and oil products
  • Refinery runs and output data for over 40 Chinese refineries
  • Refinery output by company
  • Detailed maps of China’s oil infrastructure
  • Export and refining margins
  • Freight rates

Key features

  • Chinese oil and gas demand
  • Chinese domestic spot market
  • Chinese independent refinery surveys
  • Crude imports and exports by country of origin
  • Gas production, demand and imports and exports
  • Refinery runs and product output by province
  • Chinese crude production
  • Chinese crude storage capacity and expansion plans
  • Chinese refinery expansion and upgrade plans
  • Key oil prices

Customers that benefit

The Argus China Petroleum service includes a detailed analysis of Chinese government statistics and insights from specialists on the ground. Below are examples of how some clients use this service:

  • Refineries and corporate/strategic planning departments are affected by China’s policies and demand growth and will find insight into future trends.
  • Financial institutions can access essential data and in-depth analysis of the Chinese crude market.
  • Analysts, researchers and consultants can obtain hard-to-access data and prices, as well as an interpretation of developments in the Chinese crude market.

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