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
The Country That Could Become a Huge Importer of U.S. Natural Gas
The Motley Fool - 5/25/2013 4:07:48 PM
Last week, the Department of Energy authorized the Freeport LNG project to export gas to countries that don't have free-trade agreements with the United States. Much of the enthusiasm regarding US LNG exports stems from the large disparity ...
Mexico's Thirst for Natural Gas Continues to Increase, an Industrial Info News Alert
Yahoo! Finance - 5/24/2013 3:54:40 PM
SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - May 24, 2013) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- According to data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), Mexico's natural gas imports of 2.1 billion cubic feet per day ...
Natural Gas Exports to Mexico Skyrocket
NPR News - 5/24/2013 12:05:36 PM
Mexico’s new president is also expected to propose changing the country’s laws to allow its state owned oil and gas monopoly to partner with foreign companies. That may boost Mexico’s production enough within its own borders to cut down on ...
Increasing natural gas exports the right thing to do
Herald Tribune - 5/22/2013 11:56:38 PM
What has made the U.S. the world's largest natural-gas producer ... countries and cultures to trade with each other without artificial government barriers, therefore allocating goods more efficiently. We cannot expect to import gas when we ...
Approval of Texas Natural Gas Import Terminal Shows Major Changes in U.S. Energy
WOAI - 5/24/2013 12:27:04 PM
Approval by the U.S. Energy Department of the use of a natural gas terminal in the Texas coast for natural ... U.S. economy in the palm of its hand since the Arab oil embargo of the 1970’s may find its power slashed. OPEC can still produce oil ‘on ...
Natural gas consumption growth below average
MENAFN - 5/18/2013 11:54:14 PM
The BP report said natural gas prices in Europe and Asia - including spot markets ... Russia and Colombia offsetting continued declines in mature provinces such as the UK and Norway, as well as unexpected outages in a number of other countries.
UK Gas Supply Six Hours From Running Out in March
CNBC - 5/24/2013 6:22:00 AM
Britain came within six hours of running out of natural gas in March, according to a senior energy official, highlighting the risk of supply shortages amid declining domestic production and a growing reliance on imports. "We really only had six hours ...
Natural Gas: The Fastest Growing Transportation Fuel In The U.S.
Seeking Alpha - 5/23/2013 8:20:42 PM
According to the U.S. Energy Information Agency's ("EIA") Annual Energy Outlook 2013, natural gas is the fastest growing transportation fuel in the U.S. (click to enlarge) The EIA predicts an average annual growth rate of 11.9 percent from 2011 to 2040.
German natural gas import prices below NCG Day-ahead in March
ICIS Chemical Business - 5/17/2013 3:55:48 PM
The average German import price for natural gas dropped slightly year on year in March and settled below spot prices recorded at the country's trading hubs, data published by the Federal Office of Economics and Export Control (BAFA) shows. March import ...
South Korea imports Iranian natural gas liquids in April
Peninsula - 5/15/2013 9:34:37 PM
The source, who was not authorised to speak to the media on the issue, said there would be no imports of natural gas liquids in May. South Korea, the world’s fifth-largest crude oil and second-largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) importer, purchased a ...
Pascagoula's LNG import terminal wants to export natural gas
Biloxi Sun Herald - 5/20/2013 2:01:53 AM
The owners want to begin exporting natural gas. It would be quite the turnaround for the $1.1 billion terminal built more than two years ago to import the super-chilled ... 11.5 million tons of LNG a year to countries approved under the Free Trade ...
U.S. shale gas alters Japan’s energy plans
Japan Times - 5/19/2013 3:24:48 PM
Japan has made progress in its attempts to curtail soaring fuel costs since the 2011 Fukushima disaster and Washington on Friday gave ... other resource-rich countries such as Russia, which is facing a decline in its share in the European market because ...
Energy Dept. to delay more natural gas export decisions
Daily Caller - 5/22/2013 1:33:52 PM
The newly confirmed Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz has announced he will delay the final approval of 20 applications to export liquefied natural gas until he reviews studies on the impact exports would have on domestic natural gas prices. “I want to do ...
Gas discoveries give Israel new regional clout -minister
Reuters - 5/22/2013 12:00:49 PM
Once totally dependent on fuel imports, Israel has made the largest gas discoveries in the world over the past decade off its Mediterranean coastline, and is expected to become an exporter by the end of the decade. "Gas gives you much more power ...
'Gas discoveries give Israel new regional clout'
The Jerusalem Post - 5/23/2013 9:39:27 PM
TEL AVIV - Israel's newfound natural gas reserves will boost its regional clout and could help it improve ties with neighboring states in need of new energy sources, Energy Minister Silvan Shalom said. Once totally dependent on fuel imports, Israel has ...