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
Can LNG Save Greece From A Russian Gas Collapse?
Forbes - 8/26/2014 8:09:03 AM
The country’s heavy dependence on natural gas imports from Russia, which makes up about 60 percent of its domestic demand, has added Greece to the list of European consumers with an uncertain energy future. As tensions have continued to rise between ...
Can You Guess Which Country Depends Most Heavily on Russian Gas?
The Motley Fool - 8/25/2014 2:43:57 PM
with Russia alone representing a quarter of the country's imports of natural gas, oil, and coal. According to the International Energy Agency, Russia supplies about 38% of German gas imports, 35% of oil imports, and 25% of coal imports. That dependence ...
Hawaii, US territories to import Liquefied Natural Gas
worldbulletin.net - 8/27/2014 8:36:30 AM
Hawaii and U.S. territories have strong dependency on petroleum imports, because of their physical isolation ... U.S. Hawaii and U.S. territories will begin importing Liquefied Natural Gas to limit their dependency on petroleum, U.S. Energy Information ...
India natural gas market forecast to increase by 26% CAGR during 2014 to 2019
Live-PR - 8/26/2014 10:32:13 AM
Widening demand and supply gap has resulted in increasing natural gas imports in the form of LNG (Liquefied Natural ... is the largest LNG importing destination in the country. The terminal capacity has been recently expanded to 10 MMTPA (Million Metric ...
EU Nations Importing Russian Gas Now Searching for Alternative Sources
International Business Times - 8/27/2014 5:26:13 PM
A report in the Telegraph noted that the reliance of Europe on Russian gas ... supply of natural gas from Russia via Ukraine. Amid tensions between Russia, Ukraine and Europe, the threat of a possible halt in gas imports has started worrying countries ...
Volatile Natural Gas Markets Demand Flexible Business Strategies
Modern Distribution Management MDM - 8/27/2014 9:33:46 AM
North America is producing more Liquefied Natural Gas, Asia is demanding more LNG ... “More than 75 percent of all Asian gas imports are priced at levels contractually linked to oil prices,” the report says. “Future oil prices are inherently ...
Turcas Petrol A S : Chairman: Turkey needs to diversify its gas import sources
4 Traders - 8/26/2014 6:07:22 AM
... its gas sources other than these countries", Aksoy said. However he could not say any specific timetable to begin gas imports from Eastern Mediterranean. "The project, feasibility and building of natural gas pipelines may last at least three years.
Europe could be 'held hostage' by Russia over gas supplies for at least another decade
Daily Telegraph - 8/26/2014 2:49:55 PM
The European Commission (EC) has laid out plans to reduce Europe's reliance on energy imports ... has 13 trillion cubic meters of natural gas in shale reserves. However, concerns about fracking, has led to many countries banning the development of ...
Betting on the Natural Gas Boom
Kiplinger - 8/26/2014 6:31:49 PM
Now, the special terminals that were built for imports ... gas, as most of the rest of the country has. Perhaps even more important than domestic demand is foreign usage. Last year, the U.S. exported just 28 billion cubic feet of gas through liquid natural ...
Infographic: Fracking Imports and Exports in Europe — Natural Gas Reserves, Production, and Consumption by Country
Circle of Blue - 6/1/2011 11:59:53 PM
How do shale gas reserves measure up in European countries? The United Kingdom is the latest country to support hydraulic fracturing—the process of injecting water, chemicals, and sand at high pressure into rock formations to free up the oil and natural ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
Using data from British Petroleum’s 2013 statistical review of world energy, we calculated the countries ... With large oil and natural gas reserves and close proximity, Canada is the United States’ primary supplier of energy imports.
U.S. Hopes Boom in Natural Gas Can Curb Putin
New York Times - 3/6/2014 11:05:35 AM
Although Russia is still the world ... of cheap domestic natural gas oppose the effort, they have fallen to the sidelines in the rush. For Russia, energy supplies are as important to keeping a hold on Ukraine and the other former countries of the Soviet ...
Mexico's Pemex says natural gas imports could end by 2017
Reuters - 9/12/2012 9:17:22 PM
Mexico's natural gas imports have been rising, reaching 790 million cubic feet last year. They are expected to hit 934 million cubic feet this year. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), Mexico boasts the world's fourth-largest ...
Is US Producing More Natural Gas Than Any Country in The World?
NewsBlaze - 2/14/2012 11:54:33 PM
Deputy Assistant Secretary Robert F. Cekuta today said the United States produced more natural gas than any country in the world in 2010; more than all the countries of the Middle East combined. In his remarks at the 2nd U.S.-Indonesia Energy Investment ...
World Bank Will Ask Oil Companies to Stop Flaring Gas by 2030
Bloomberg - 6/18/2014 2:24:22 PM
... s proposing to pump gas to Kuwait to reduce the country’s liquefied natural gas imports. “That would be a big step forward for the world,” Dudley said in an interview. He downplayed the World Bank initiative. “Zero is like saying never or ...