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, 2012See also: Natural gas - imports map
'Europe eager to import Iran gas'
Press TV - 4/27/2015 7:51:42 AM
European countries and Iran ... He also said that the share of gas in Iran’s energy mix would rise to 70% in the near future. South Pars, divided into 29 development phases, contains 40 trillion cubic meters (tcm) of natural gas. It covers an area ...
US to launch blitz of gas exports, eyes global energy dominance
Daily Telegraph - 4/27/2015 12:27:53 AM
The United States is poised to flood world markets with once-unthinkable quantities of liquefied natural gas as ... last year that US shale gas was abruptly changing the international order, with serious implications for his country. The early effects ...
World economies : Jordan
Dawn - 4/27/2015 1:46:37 AM
JORDAN’S $34bn economy is among the smallest in the Middle East, having insufficient supplies of water, oil, and other natural ... gas imports by July. Morocco has avoided the political upheavals and economic meltdowns that have plagued the other Arab ...
India Seeks Reduction In LNG Imports From Qatar
businessworld.in - 4/27/2015 7:37:23 AM
India is in talks with Qatar to import at least 10 percent less liquefied natural gas (LNG) under a long-term deal after ... markets such as China and India as well as extra Japanese imports due to the Fukushima nuclear meltdown. But spot prices have ...
Clouds hover over Ashgabat
neurope.eu - 4/27/2015 7:08:45 AM
After all, Turkmenistan has the fourth-largest gas reserves in the world and nearly half of its production was exported. Last year, many analysts described the country ... imports. The first declared it would cut more than 50% of its imports in natural ...
Trade Deficit Sinks - First Benefit of Israel's Gas Finds
Arutz Sheva - 4/26/2015 6:37:07 PM
According to the Economy Ministry, most of the drop in imports was due to a reduction in the amount of oil and gas Israel purchased abroad – with the country substituting natural gas from offshore fields for those resources. In addition, the recent ...
Romania Natural Gas: Country Cuts Imports Of Russian Fuel By 61%
International Business Times - 3/2/2015 3:24:39 PM
Romania is using less natural ... on Russian imports could help Romania avoid the economic consequences of the political battles between Russia and the West that bubbled up this year. Most of Europe’s countries get the majority of their gas from Gazprom ...
Leftist Akinci wins north Cyprus election, seeking peace deal
Reuters - 4/27/2015 9:46:14 AM
Speaking to Reuters on Saturday, Akinci said natural gas finds in the eastern Mediterranean represented a "new dynamic" that could benefit countries in the region, and that confidence-building measures were needed between the two sides. "There is a ...
Speakers urge rethinking OU natural gas pipeline
Athens News - 4/27/2015 2:22:25 AM
Ohio University's plans to put a medium-pressure natural-gas pipeline under the Hocking River have been ... is the third-largest solar company in the country, with 48 offices in 26 states and $300 million in cash flow last year. Third Sun is a B ...
Oil, gas, power, prices: big themes from energy meeting
Lenconnect - 4/25/2015 7:46:54 AM
prices for oil and natural gas took a dive that few, if anyone, saw coming. A chastened parade of energy executives, analysts, academics and government officials from several countries delivered speeches and participated in panels as part of IHS's CERAWeek ...
Oversupply causing oil and natural gas drillers to scale back
POWER SOURCE - 4/15/2015 4:02:33 AM
Oil and natural gas drillers are hitting the brakes on U.S. shale production as prices tumble, but the U.S. remains poised to slash its reliance on energy imports by 2040 ... production in the Marcellus, the country’s largest gas field, has continued ...
Federal Agency's Forecast Says U.S. Could Be Free of Energy Imports by 2020-2030
NJ Spotlight - 4/15/2015 5:14:08 AM
The United States may finally be moving to a time when it no longer needs imports ... country has been a net importer of energy since the 1950s. The implications of that trend could have a big impact on New Jersey, particularly as it relates to natural gas.
Japan Diversifies LNG Import Portfolio
The Maritime Executive - 2/1/2015 3:23:15 PM
Japan is the world's largest liquefied natural gas importer ... importing LNG from Russia's Sakhalin terminal in 2009, and the two countries are discussing ways to increase gas imports to Japan via a proposed pipeline or more LNG shipments.
5 Largest Markets for Natural Gas
The Motley Fool - 3/29/2015 1:41:03 PM
Here are the top five natural gas-consuming countries in the world. Natural gas drilling rig in Pennsylvania ... This is why it is also increasing its access to imports, by pipeline from Russia and via LNG. One reason China wants to use more gas is ...
Tougher Greenhouse Goals Could Cut EU’s Gas Imports in Half
WRI - 10/19/2014 11:54:20 PM
In recent decades, the EU has become increasingly dependent on natural gas imports, including from volatile countries, which has raised concerns over energy security. The EU imported 66 percent of its supply in 2012, a 21 percent increase from 1990.