07 Jan '12, 6pm

New Electric Car Model May Be Named Hormuz

Located between Oman and Iran, the Strait of Hormuz connects the Persian Gulf with the Gulf of Oman and the Arabian Sea. Hormuz is the world's most important oil choke-point due to its daily oil flow of almost 17 million barrels in 2011, up from between 15.5-16.0 million bbl/d in 2009-2010. Flows through the Strait in 2011 were roughly 35 percent of all seaborne traded oil, or almost 20 percent of oil traded worldwide. Image and caption courtesy USEIA . Start your motors gents - a choke point lies straight ahead. China really doesn't want US-led Iranian sanctions to be implemented because those sanctions would choke off a key supply of China's crude oil (85% of the oil passing the Hormuz choke-point, just South of Iran, is headed for Asia). Brookings offers a clear explanation. Yet one uncertainty still looms large: China's commitment to such policies. Driven by economic i...

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