Definition: This entry is the total natural gas imported in cubic meters (cu m).
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Natural gas - imports map
Pavilion Gas, Shell appointed as new LNG importers for Singapore
Channel News Asia - 10/24/2016 2:47:46 AM
Beyond the next tranche of LNG imports, which is expected to start in 2017, EMA also plans to allow third-party spot imports and new piped natural gas imports on a case-by ... will become an IEA Association Country. The IEA Association provides a platform ...
UPDATE 1-Singapore awards LNG import licences to meet future demand
Reuters - 10/23/2016 10:55:42 AM
The new import licences are unlikely to lead to an immediate spike in LNG demand as the bulk of the country's natural gas requirements are still supplied via pipeline, a local trader said. The Southeast Asian country's demand for the super-cooled fuel is ...
Singapore awards LNG import licenses to meet future demand
freemalaysiatoday.com - 10/24/2016 4:06:30 AM
The new import licences are unlikely to lead to an immediate spike in LNG demand as the bulk of the country’s natural gas requirements are still supplied via pipeline, a local trader said. The Southeast Asian country’s demand for the super-cooled fuel ...
World Bank approves $500m loan guarantees for Ukraine gas imports
customstoday.com.pk - 10/20/2016 8:00:19 AM
KIEV: The World Bank has agreed to provide $500 million of loan guarantees to Ukraine to cover imports of natural gas, Finance Minister Oleksandr Danyliuk said late Tuesday. The guarantees will be extended to national energy company Naftogaz Ukrayiny which ...
China's Clean-Energy Push Chokes on High Gas Prices: Gadfly
Bloomberg - 10/23/2016 11:10:01 AM
(Bloomberg Gadfly) -- For a country that has been ... But it's no way to run the world's second-biggest economy. As Gadfly has argued before, China's formulaic (not to mention archaic) way of pricing natural gas is distorting the market, making gas ...
More Northeast Natural Gas Pipeline Capacity Brings Questions
Forbes - 10/23/2016 7:52:35 PM
Led by the surge in Appalachia’s Marcellus and Utica plays, U.S. natural gas production has increased over 50% since 2005 and related infrastructure to move the gas has become short. This is really not just an issue for the U.S. but for the world ...
Catch a Wave - Low, Stable LNG Prices Could Help Shrink Global Supply Glut
rbnenergy.com - 10/24/2016 1:29:01 AM
What’s also hard to argue with is the view that natural gas’s role in power generation vis-á-vis coal will increase, and for many countries LNG imports are either the only way to get gas or needed to supplement pipeline gas. The aim of this series on ...
China Chokes on Gas Prices
bloomberg.com - 10/23/2016 8:57:00 PM
China has a strange blind spot when it comes to natural gas. China trails Japan and South Korea and isn't far ahead of Taiwan and Spain in terms of LNG imports Source: BP 2016 Statistical Review PetroChina, the country's biggest oil and gas producer ...
Armenia-Iran Gas Deal ‘Planned’
Asbarez - 10/18/2016 11:54:44 PM
YEREVAN (RFE/RL)—Armenia plans to increase imports of natural gas from neighboring ... cubic meters of Iranian gas annually through a pipeline built in 2008. By comparison, Russian gas supplies to the South Caucasus country total around 2 billion cubic ...
Shale Revolution Yields Golden Age of Cleaner, Cheaper Energy
naturalgasnow.org - 10/24/2016 4:27:58 AM
The shale revolution is delivering cleaner, cheaper energy all over the world ... The first is about gas, but it’s really about electricity: India plans to more than double its liquefied natural gas (LNG) import capacity to 50 million tonnes a year ...
As Japan and South Korea import less LNG, other Asian countries begin to import more
hellenicshippingnews.com - 8/25/2016 8:55:23 PM
Japan, South Korea, and China are the three largest importers of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the world, accounting for more than half of global LNG imports in 2015. Combined LNG imports in these countries averaged 18.2 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d ...
South Korea imports less LNG in Aug
lngworldnews.com - 9/22/2016 12:29:44 PM
Imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) by South Korea, the world’s second-largest buyer of the chilled ... as compared to 2.12 million mt in the corresponding period in 2015. The country paid about US$649 million for August imports, down 34.3 percent ...
Several Countries Seek LNG Tenders For Near-Term Delivery
midstreambusiness.com - 10/21/2016 12:09:40 PM
Initial statements from Egypt Natural Gas ... general of oil and gas, said on Oct. 20 that there are currently 63 uncommitted LNG cargoes for 2017 delivery from the country's Tangguh and Bontang projects. Qatargas, the world's largest LNG producer ...
China September LNG Imports up 95.5 pct
worldenergynews.com - 10/21/2016 12:45:27 PM
China's imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) rose 95.5 percent on year in September to 2.53 million tonnes, Chinese customs data showed on Friday. China's kerosene imports last month were down 23.6 percent on year at 300,000 tonnes.