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 Wants EU to Help Pay to Store Gas
Wall Street Journal - 3/5/2015 9:54:48 PM
BRUSSELS—The European Union should share the cost of filling Ukraine’s natural-gas storage if it wants to prepare for worst-case scenarios next winter, the country’s energy ... About half of the EU’s gas imports from Russia pass through Ukraine.
Ukraine faces loss of gas discount if Russia, EU talks fizzle
Reuters - 3/5/2015 3:35:25 PM
BRUSSELS/LONDON/MOSCOW (Reuters) - With less than four weeks until its deal for Russian natural gas imports ends, Ukraine risks losing its current discount unless it can agree a new pact, something that took six months and help from the European Commission ...
Kazakhstan suspends Russian fuel imports to avert surplus
Yahoo News - 3/5/2015 8:00:16 PM
Astana (Kazakhstan) (AFP) - Energy-rich Kazakhstan on Thursday suspended Russian fuel and gas imports to protect its domestic market ... which typically meet up to two thirds of the country's fuel needs. Russia is one of Kazakhstan's top trade partners ...
One of the world's largest oil producing countries is running out of gasoline
The Business Insider - 3/3/2015 11:48:43 AM
One of the world's largest oil producers is running out of gasoline ... The irony here is that the currency crisis leading to gas shortages is being caused in part by plummeting oil prices. How does that happen? The basic explanation is that because ...
Could Natural Gas Be A Better Bet Than Oil?
Oil Price - 3/5/2015 11:06:23 PM
On September 24, 2014, Evans announced to the world that Magnum Hunter had discovered what is still the largest producing shale well in history. It’s a gas well in Tyler County, West Virginia, and the initial rate of natural gas production was 46.5 ...
Europe Looks To Turkey For Gas Bypassing Russia, Ukraine
International Business Times - 3/5/2015 11:53:30 AM
At diplomatic meetings and energy conferences throughout the Middle East, Europe and Asia, Turkish officials are promoting their country as a stable ... which holds the world's fourth-largest natural gas reserves. "Turkmenistan lies in a key location ...
Shale Gas and Tight Oil Are Commercially Produced in Just Four Countries
Al-Jazeerah - 2/21/2015 3:39:30 AM
Republished to clarify China and Argentina's production of shale gas and tight oil, respectively. The United States, Canada, China, and Argentina are currently the only four countries in the world that are producing commercial volumes of either natural gas ...
The One Natural Gas ETF To Buy Now
ETF Daily News - 3/3/2015 11:58:52 PM
Have you ever wondered how billionaires continue to get RICHER, while the rest of the world ... in the country where coal (even lower grade coal) has reached usage equilibrium with gas, the larger move to gas continues to gain momentum.” 3 Natural ...
As World’s Hottest Economy Unravels, Nigerians Feel the Squeeze
Bloomberg - 3/6/2015 4:07:02 AM
Yes, the country was a rising African power and yes, it had become the world’s fastest-growing major economy ... booming population and natural resources. (In addition to being rich in oil, the country’s savannas and mountains are fertile agricultural ...
Natural rubber output to resume growth in 2015, China imports to drop -ANRPC
Reuters - 3/4/2015 9:41:40 PM
The Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries ... the world's No.3 producer in 2013, could see its output rising 4.9 percent to a record 1 million tonnes. Meanwhile, a slowdown in China's economy could pull down the Asian giant's imports for ...
Q&A with Alda Salomao: Natural Gas Project Threatens Community Land in Mozambique
WRI - 3/5/2015 5:44:16 PM
As the United States and other western countries ... background of the natural gas project in the Afungi Peninsula? About 190 trillion cubic feet of natural gas were found in the Rovuma Basin in northern Mozambique, one of the world’s most significant ...
Here’s What Gas Would Have To Cost To Account For Health And Environmental Impacts
Think Progress - 3/5/2015 1:26:34 PM
And natural gas, which has emerged in recent years as ... in India is cutting three years off the lives of some of the country’s residents, and a more wide-reaching report from the World Health Organization last year found that air pollution is ...
Russia's Gazprom gets $15 million gas prepayment from Ukraine
Today - 3/5/2015 11:03:24 AM
MOSCOW - Russian natural gas exporter Gazprom said on Thursday that it ... Once Gazprom's largest export market, Ukraine has managed to reduce its reliance on direct gas imports from Russia in recent years. Its imports from Russia in January and February ...
British gas prices to drop as more LNG fuels coal rivalry
Asiaone Business - 3/5/2015 12:14:59 PM
deliveries to drive British natural gas prices down to 37 pence-per-therm in the third-quarter of 2015, diminishing coal's share of the country's energy mix. The bank believes gas will overtake coal as Britain's cheapest power plant fuel as Europe imports ...
Natural rubber output to resume growth in 2015, China imports to drop
Business Recorder - 3/5/2015 11:32:02 AM
KOCHI: Global natural ... "Total world consumption didn't fall last year. There was incremental growth, which depleted stocks," Sheela Thomas said on the sidelines of industry conference India Rubber Meet. At the end of January, stocks in ANRPC countries ...