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Synonyms for petroleum

a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons

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com/research/4feb55/china_crude_petrol) has announced the addition of the "China Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Extraction Market Report" report to their offering.
4) For example, the crude petroleum index includes both the Eastern and Western petroleum producing regions of the United States.
Through a comparative analysis on the development of crude petroleum & natural gas extraction industry in 31 provincial regions and 20 major cities in visualized form of data map, the report provides key data and concise analyses on the crude petroleum & natural gas extraction industry in China, a list of top 20 enterprises in the sector as well as the comparison on investment environment in top 10 hot regions.
ISIC 11: Extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas; service activities incidental to oil and gas extraction excluding surveying
Crude petroleum imports into China jumped to the highest level since April to be at 6.
The Houdry process, invented in the 1930s by French-born Eugene Jules Houdry of Pennsylvania, involved using fluid catalytic cracking for the selective conversion of crude petroleum to valuable gasoline.
28bn; whereas that of crude petroleum oils and products tanked 14% to QR7.
Statistics Canada reports that about 68,000 car loads of fuel oils and crude petroleum moved in 2011 along the rail lines in Canada, while the number rose to about 113,000 in 2012.
Examples of crude nonfood materials include raw cotton, crude petroleum, coal, hides and skins, and iron and steel scrap.
73 billion, including crude petroleum imports worth $3.
Subsidiary Texadian Energy also transports, markets and distributes crude petroleum products by pipeline, rail and barge in the western US and Canada to refining hubs on the US Gulf Coast and the East Coast.
42%), for crude petroleum and natural gas production (-2.
The price of crude petroleum rose twelve-fold from $11 per barrel in December 1998 to a peak of $132 per barrel in 2008, plunging to $41 per barrel in the aftermath of the global economic crisis before rising again to $125 per barrel in early 2012.
While presenting the Budget in Parliament today, Finance Minister Mukherjee proposed to enhance cess on crude petroleum oil produced in India to Rs.
The first decade of the new millennium brought a dramatic increase in the real price of crude petroleum.