Oil is the most important energy source in the world today, and it is an essential element of our nation’s prosperity. Oil products fuel our cars, trucks, airplanes, and factories, and oil also heats and cools our homes. As the world’s largest consumer of petroleum products, the United States relies on a steady supply of crude oil to produce products we use on a daily basis.Not ready to Apply?
The U.S. imports more than 50 percent of its daily crude oil requirements and LOOP, the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port, plays a key role in meeting those daily energy needs. LOOP has offloaded over eleven billion barrels of foreign and domestically produced crude oil since its inception. We are the single largest point of entry for waterborne crude oil coming into the U.S.