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
Value Of Natural Gas Net Imports On The Decline
Chem Info - 3/11/2014 8:18:00 PM
Natural gas trade flows are much lower, in terms of both monetary value and energy content, than trade flows associated with crude oil and petroleum products, as discussed in a previous article on energy trade. However, the value of U.S. natural gas net ...
India Natural Gas Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019
TheSacramento Bee - 3/11/2014 10:38:11 AM
Widening demand and supply gap has resulted in increasing natural gas imports in the form of LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas). The natural gas imports are expected to rise significantly over the next five years. The rising concern of Green House Gas ...
West Tries to Loosen Russia's Gas Grip
The Wall Street Journal - 3/9/2014 8:06:04 PM
Russian gas giant Gazprom's recently built Adler thermal power plant in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi. Western officials are scrambling to loosen Russia's energy stranglehold on Ukraine, the latest sign of growing pressure on Moscow to ...
Heed Europe's Plea For U.S. Natural Gas Exports
Investors Business Daily - 3/10/2014 10:20:53 PM
Geopolitics: Four central European nations have appealed to the U.S. to increase natural gas exports should Russia cut off its supply to Ukraine. We are the superpower of energy. Time to give Vladimir Putin some gas pains. Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and the ...
Is Washington Using the Ukraine Crisis to Push Natural Gas Exports to Asia?
AllGov - 3/10/2014 10:32:13 AM
Natural gas is a major export of Russia’s ... LNG exports has to have a regasification plant. Ukraine currently has zero regasification terminals (there’s talk of building one in the port city of Yuzhny, near Odessa, but it’s just talk).
Call for U.S. natural gas exports to Europe, Ukraine sparks eniro debate in Colorado
Real Aspen - 3/10/2014 4:44:27 PM
As a quartet of Central European nations late last week clamored for natural gas imports from the United States in ... from the United States to World Trade Organization countries such as Ukraine, which is largely dependent on its hostile Russian neighbors ...
Barack Obama urged to lift curbs on exports of gas, oil and coal
The Economic Times - 3/7/2014 6:46:42 AM
has introduced a legislation to expand the ability of energy firms to export liquefied natural gas to more countries around the world. Currently liquefied natural gas can only be exported to countries with which the US has certain trade ...
John Barrasso looks to tie natural gas exports to Ukraine relief bill
Washington Examiner - 3/10/2014 6:46:08 PM
Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., will attempt to tie a provision requiring the Energy Department to... Barrasso's move comes as Republicans, some Democrats and Central and Eastern European nations are calling on the Department of Energy to expedite decisions on ...
Natural Gas Exports: To Counter Russia?
On Point - 3/7/2014 7:54:07 PM
can the United States negotiate a new round of global trade agreements, led by the Trans-Pacific Partnership, with the environmental provisions which make no mention of climate change, the world’s biggest environmental challenge? The current ...
Wary of dependence on Russia, Poland incentivises shale gas industry
Mining - 3/11/2014 6:02:00 PM
With Russia flexing its muscle in neighbouring Ukraine, Poland is stepping up its efforts to become less dependent on Russian gas imports. The Polish government is looking to incentivise the shale gas industry with the promise of a tax breaks until 2020.
Barrasso: President Should Lift Restrictions on Exports of U.S. Natural Gas, Oil & Coal
politicalnews.me - 3/10/2014 12:41:04 PM
“These exports are going to create jobs all across this country—from natural gas fields in Wyoming, steel mills in the Midwest ... Lifting the Ban on Exporting American Crude Oil “President Obama can also increase American exports by lifting the ...
Don’t Send America’s Natural Gas to Ukraine
Politico - 3/8/2014 11:56:19 PM
Another option is to turn the gas into gasoline and diesel in a process called gas-to-liquids. But for a GTL plant to make money, a barrel of oil has to cost about 16 times more than natural gas. That ratio is too high to expect over the long ...
Boehner’s plan to save Ukraine: It’s full of gas
Washington Post - 3/6/2014 11:58:41 PM
No worries about the price signals that motivate private companies more concerned ... study about the impact of exporting gas, the DOE could not issue permits. Since then, it has issued six -- or one every two and a half months. The most important ...
Can U.S. Fracked Gas Save Ukraine?
Scientific American - 3/11/2014 6:23:28 PM
CAUGHT IN THE MIDDLE: The Ukraine finds itself at the mercy of Russia's supply of natural gas after protests toppled a corrupt but pro-Russian government. Courtesy of Sasha Maksymenko / Flickr Ukraine is on its own, not least when it comes to energy—and ...
Natural gas booms as demand roars
Longview News-Journal - 3/9/2014 3:59:42 AM
In North America, where engineers have unlocked hydrocarbons trapped in subterranean shale rock, the resource base of natural gas has more than doubled in only a few short years, allowing the nation to cut its energy bills and expand its payrolls.