MONTHLY ENERGY REVIEW JUNE 2012 RELEASE
Summary data on energy production, consumption, stocks, trade, and prices
The June 2012 Monthly Energy Review (MER), EIA's primary report of recent energy statistics, was released on June 27, 2012. Preliminary data indicate that in March 2012:
- U.S. net imports of energy totaled 1.3 quadrillion Btu, a 21-percent decrease from the March 2011 level.
· U.S. primary energy imports totaled 2.3 quadrillion Btu, a 10-percent decrease from the March 2011 level. Crude oil made up 72 percent of primary energy imports, petroleum products 14 percent, and natural gas 12 percent.
· U.S. primary energy exports totaled 1.0 quadrillion Btu, an 11-percent increase from the March 2011 level. Petroleum products made up 53 percent of primary energy exports, coal 29 percent, and natural gas 15 percent.
The MER provides monthly and annual data on total energy production, consumption, and trade; energy prices; overviews of petroleum, natural gas, coal, electricity, nuclear energy, renewable energy, and international petroleum; carbon dioxide emissions; and data unit conversions. See What’s New in the MER for a record of changes.