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
Ukraine Relying Less On Russian Natural Gas, Hopes To Become Bigger European Supplier
Forbes - 3/26/2015 1:41:37 AM
On the natural gas front, Ukraine is moving farther away from Russia despite a decline in domestic production last year. One of the reasons: Europe. Believe it or not, gas hungry Europe was a major exporter to Ukraine last year. Ukraine imports of E.U ...
Modi calls for slashing India's energy imports by 10%
Commodity Online - 3/27/2015 9:54:21 AM
Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, has called for enhancing domestic production to reduce the energy import burden of the country by at least 10 percent ... Union Government aims to extend piped natural gas (PNG) to one crore houses over the next ...
EU to grow more reliant on gas imports, Russia supply seen flat: BP
Reuters - 3/27/2015 8:35:37 AM
That would maintain its position as world leader in renewable energy ... The decline in output from mature European gas fields would be offset by imports from Iran and Iraq and a strong increase in liquefied natural gas, helping to diversify sources ...
Europe has to lower its reliance on gas imports
Lebanon Daily Star - 3/24/2015 10:15:13 PM
Science tells us that the world energy systems must be fossil-fuel free by 2050. The role of natural gas in the transition of our ... a 40 percent efficiency target by 2030 would reduce gas imports by 40 percent. Therefore, European decision-makers should ...
EU to grow more reliant on gas imports, Russia supply seen flat
Arab News - 3/27/2015 8:24:17 PM
BRUSSELS: Europe’s reliance on imports of natural ... as world leader in renewable energy — which accounts for around 3 percent of the worldwide mix, rising to 8 percent by 2035 — but would not be enough to reduce the need for gas.
INTERVIEW-EU to grow more reliant on gas imports, Russia supply seen flat-BP
Reuters - 3/27/2015 12:39:00 PM
EU seen hitting 2030 goal on share of green energy BRUSSELS, March 27 (Reuters) - Europe's reliance on imports of natural gas is likely to ... not be enough to reduce the need for gas. "Europe is leading the world in terms of renewables and by 2030 ...
SPA on LNG likely in first week of April: Khaqan
Business Recorder - 3/29/2015 12:05:00 AM
The much-awaited government-to-government (G2G) Sale Purchase Agreement (SPA) between Pakistan and Qatar for the import of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG ... of relatively costly oil imports, the arrival of liquefied gas in the country has started pushing ...
U.S. urged to develop Arctic oil and gas
San Francisco Gate - 3/27/2015 8:31:27 PM
The U.S. has drastically cut imports and transformed itself into the world’s biggest producer of oil and natural gas by tapping huge reserves in shale rock formations. But the government predicts that the shale boom won’t last much beyond the next decade.
Pakistan to sign Qatar LNG deal in April
The News International - 3/29/2015 3:03:58 AM
KARACHI: Pakistan will sign an agreement with Qatar to import liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the first week of April, petroleum minister said on Saturday, as the country desperately ... annually spent on costly oil imports. He said import of LNG will ...
U.K.’s Biggest Gas Store Cuts Capacity for Six Months for Tests
Bloomberg - 3/25/2015 11:54:15 PM
The U.K. has less natural gas storage space in relation to demand than most other countries in Europe ... shipped an average of 97 million cubic meters a day in the period. Higher imports of LNG into the U.K. this year will mitigate any impact of Rough ...
Make India energy sufficient, cut imports: PM Modi
Post - 3/27/2015 12:24:41 PM
New Delhi: Pitching for an energy sufficient India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the country should cut oil imports ... world: Pranab Mukherjee Since the government started the new scheme of direct benefit transfer (DBT) for cooking gas ...
$900 million investment by 2 US funds will allow Mexico to complete pipeline to import US gas
FOX News - 3/26/2015 10:48:38 PM
The Los Ramones pipeline will transport natural gas from Texas to Mexico and is intended to facilitate imports of cheap U.S. gas and lower Mexico's high commercial electricity rates. Mexico built the first part of the Los Ramones project, from the U.S ...
PM sets sight on 10% cut in oil imports by 2022
in.newshub.org - 3/28/2015 2:22:12 AM
India imports 77% of its oil requirement and spent Rs 1.89 lakh crore, or roughly $80 billion, in 2013-14. Modi said if imports were cut by 10% by 2022, the country could look ... the coverage of PNG (piped natural gas) from 27 lakh at present.
Tap Natural Gas to Meet Power Needs
The New Indian Express - 3/27/2015 5:18:10 PM
The Centre has done well to evolve a mechanism to supply imported gas for power ... We need to tap this natural resource to the fullest degree possible. In fact, there is a strong case for reducing the dependence on oil. If a country like the US can ...
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 ...