Oil dependence on the Middle East - Japan's energy situation ...
In Japan, it has to import almost all of the oil from overseas. In the year of about 2.0 years ago, dependence on the Middle East where there is oil reserves of about a fraction of the world had reached the percentage or more.
Then, in the wake of the oil crisis, such as imports from countries other than the Middle East, a result of our efforts to ensure the oil stable, temporary also dependence on the Middle East, which was reduced to split a little less than, energy use It has been increased to again split a little less with the increase.
The dependence, which means the rate at which relies.