China has increased oil imports from Russia by 52.4% in April compared to a year earlier, Russian media reported. China's General Administration of Customs calculated a record 4.81 million tonnes, according to Sputnik.
Russia, Saudi Arabia and Angola were China’s three major oil suppliers in April.
April imports from Saudi Arabia fell by 22% year-on-year to 4.12 million tonnes. In March, China imported 3.98 million tonnes of oil from the country.
At the end of 2015 Russia overtook Saudi...
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