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
World price of oil -- where is OPEC now?
American Thinker - 1/27/2015 5:52:21 PM
In fact, the US is now the world’s largest producer of crude oil and US imports of oil have dropped to the lowest ... In the 1980s, the price of natural gas was so high and the price of oil so low that liquefied natural gas (LNG) did not really enter ...
33.4% YoY growth: China imports hit record 2.47m mt of natural gas via pipelines in 2014
customstoday.com.pk - 1/27/2015 5:56:31 AM
data released late Saturday by the country’s General Administration of Customs showed. The customs department reports natural gas trade data in metric tons, similar to LNG imports. December’s pipeline imports equate to about 3.41 Bcm. China’s gas ...
LNG Stock: Kinder Morgan is Double Dipping by Exporting LNG and Supply Gas to LNG Competitors
The Motley Fool - 1/27/2015 2:03:17 PM
Part of that was led by an oversupply induced decline in gas prices. But low gas prices aren't the norm around the world. In some regions gas prices are two to three times higher. That's why the energy industry has been looking to export natural gas in its ...
Egypt awards $2.2 billion LNG tender to four foreign firms - state gas board
en.aswatmasriya.com - 1/25/2015 9:08:00 PM
Declining production and increasing consumption has turned the Arab world's most populous country from an energy ... but has had difficulty securing imports because it lacks a terminal to process LNG, which is natural gas chilled into a liquid state.
Chinese CNPC's current Turkmenistan gas imports reach 35 Bcm/year
Platts - 1/27/2015 2:31:55 PM
The two companies have since then agreed to boost China's imports of Turkmen gas to 40 Bcm/year by 2015 and 65 Bcm/year by 2020. CNPC said the current daily gas offtake from the Central Asian country is a 26.3% increase from the same time last year and 93% ...
Ghana to make economic strides with natural gas
United Press International - 1/27/2015 1:20:20 PM
ACCRA, Ghana, Jan. 27 (UPI) --Ghana's first major natural gas project is expected to help with substantial economic development in the West African country, energy companies ... Described by the World Bank as a national priority, the combined development ...
Mena energy subsidies fall by $60bn
The National - 1/25/2015 7:20:37 PM
Qatar, the world’s biggest exporter of liquefied natural gas, last year raised the price of diesel by 50 per cent. Kuwait, the only Gulf country expected to post ... so they would be competitive with imports and also to be able to do more exports and ...
Algeria lifts oil production, may tap shale gas
petroglobalnews.com - 1/24/2015 11:53:49 PM
... to hold the third largest shale gas reserves in the world. Oil and gas currently account for about 97 percent of the total value of the country’s exports. Algeria is the leading natural gas producer in Africa and the second largest natural gas ...
Releasing the Promise of American Natural Gas | Commentary
Roll Call Online - 1/26/2015 2:54:35 PM
Only a decade ago, experts feared America was running out of this critical energy resource, and we were growing increasingly reliant on foreign imports ... In fact, America is now the world’s No. 1 natural gas producer. With America’s new wealth ...
U.K. Lawmakers Call for Moratorium on Shale Gas Fracking
Wall Street Journal - 1/26/2015 6:43:39 PM
... is eager to replicate the U.S. shale gas revolution because domestic natural-gas production offshore in the North Sea is declining and the country increasingly relies on imports. Large European energy companies, including France’s Total SA and GDF ...
Looking down the road at biofuels, coal, gas, and oil
Biofuels Digest - 1/27/2015 9:34:15 PM
But not one that ignores the trend towards fuel efficiency and electrification seen in the OECD countries ... By 2040, world energy supply is divided into four almost equal parts: low-carbon sources (nuclear and renewables), oil, natural gas and coal.
Japan’s nuclear-power fears might spur exports of U.S. natural gas
The Tribune - 1/26/2015 5:36:14 AM
Opponents want the nuclear plants permanently closed, saying they’re too fragile to withstand the country’s many earthquakes ... demands in Japan — already the world’s largest importer of liquefied natural gas — will lead to more hydraulic ...
Hydraulic Fracturing Market by Geography & by Well Type and Shale Play in the U.S. - Global Trends and Forecast to 2014 - 2019
Yahoo Finance - 1/27/2015 12:58:52 PM
This proves an advantage to the international natural gas market and hence to the hydraulic fracturing market. If countries across the world permit the use of this technique then the recovery of resources is expected to increase. Hence hydraulic fracturing ...
Top 10 Countries by Proved Natural Gas Reserves (and Their Production Rates)
explorationworld.com - 9/14/2014 11:52:53 PM
The UAE currently imports ... feet of natural gas in 2012. 6. Turkmenistan – 265 trillion cubic feet in proved reserves A country that seems almost conspicuously absent from geopolitical discussion considering its vast natural gas reserves, Turkmenistan ...
Egypt considers gas imports from Israel - minister
Reuters - 1/14/2015 5:50:28 AM
Egypt is going through its worst energy crisis in decades and is seeking fresh sources of natural gas, which powers most of its ... Oil Minister Sharif Ismail said gas imports from Israel were a possibility, when asked in an interview by the state-owned ...