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 Crisis – Can The U.S. Make Europe Less Dependent On Russian Gas?
Value Walk - 7/29/2014 8:27:57 AM
High dependency on Russian gas imports Russia remains the largest exporter of natural gas in the world and accounts for approximately ... Ukraine is more manageable today than in the past, many countries including Greece, Hungary, Bulgaria and Slovakia ...
Atradius Gas Market Outlook: Regional Gas Prices in the World Inevitably Closer
Market Watch - 7/29/2014 4:24:34 AM
After decades with little interesting happening, the global natural gas ... push European countries to diversify suppliers. LNG imports, even from the US, might play a role over time. John Lorie, Atradius Chief Economist: "The shale gas revolution in ...
Battle of the Fuels: Will Natural Gas Replace Diesel?
The Motley Fool - 7/28/2014 5:11:41 PM
The world may not cooperate Natural ... The same EIA report also states that U.S. natural gas exports are expected to increase by nearly four times during the same period, along with a nearly 30% reduction in U.S. imports of natural gas.
Which Countries Produce The Most Fossil Fuels?
The Energy Collective - 7/30/2014 3:07:37 PM
An example is Holland, which produces an excess of natural gas, but is highly dependent on imports for coal and oil. Despite its limitations, this measure shows the wide global variation in how self-sufficient countries are. The world's biggest producers ...
Increasing food imports will ease water and energy shortages, environment official says
South China Morning Post - 7/28/2014 7:56:19 PM
Food imports should be increased ... either by producing synthetic natural gas or delivering power to eastern coastal markets through long-distance cross-country grids. China is already the world's top importer of soybeans and has slowly introduced foreign ...
Algeria's gas role questioned
United Press International - 7/29/2014 2:11:32 PM
The European Union spends an average $1 billion per day on energy imports ... natural gas deposits in the world. Its exports have been in decline, however, because of lagging foreign investments. Terrorists sympathetic with al-Qaida stormed the country's ...
BP Interested in Natural Gas News in China
newschanneldaily.com - 7/25/2014 12:57:33 PM
From fossil fuels to renewable solar power the country is constantly in need of yet more choices in greater amounts. The world ... natural gas in the country, but as the demand will soon outstrip this resource its likely to come to rely heavily on imports.
Asia's Natural Gas Market Set to Become World's Second Largest by 2015
Market Watch - 5/7/2014 3:49:58 PM
and resulting in a continued rise of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and pipeline-gas imports,' he says. The US will remain the largest single gas consuming country in the world with a gas demand 50 per cent higher than China's in 2035. China became a LNG ...
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 ...
Major liquefied natural gas trading countries and key drivers
Yahoo Finance - 5/23/2014 8:45:58 PM
In 2012, ~13% of the world’s natural gas production ... and Trinidad (14.6 million tonnes). In terms of imports, Japan holds the crown, having imported 87.8 million tonnes of natural gas from countries such as Qatar, Malaysia, Russia, Nigeria, and ...
Middle East holds 43.2 percent of world’s natural gas
Al Arabiya News - 7/30/2014 11:25:43 AM
The Middle East, with 80.3 trillion cu/m, is home to 43.2 percent of the total natural gas deposit in the world, according to a new report ... gas will exceed its production from Middle East countries by the year 2019. The available figures indicate ...
The Case for LNG Exports: An Escalating Global Demand for Natural Gas
The Motley Fool - 9/24/2013 10:04:11 PM
Natural gas is the world's fastest ... Simply put, the global natural gas market is huge, with colossal strides to be taken. Not surprisingly, China leads the pack for natural gas demand. In absolute numbers, the country's natural gas consumption is ...
Oil ministry plans to reduce energy imports from Gulf countries, turns to Russia for fuel
The Economic Times - 7/16/2014 11:06:31 AM
NEW DELHI: The oil ministry has chalked out a strategy to gradually reduce energy sourcing from politically volatile countries in the Gulf region and explore importing natural gas ... which is the world's second-biggest producer of gas and third-largest ...
Global gas market outlook
Energy Global - 7/30/2014 10:42:46 AM
The Atradius Gas Market Outlook has said that after decades of little of interest happening in the global natural gas market ... and political reasons will push European countries to diversify supplies. LNG imports, even from the US, might play a role ...
Which Countries Win If The World Goes Crazy For Natural Gas?
The Business Insider - 6/5/2011 11:55:08 PM
Perhaps the best hope for the US is if the world goes crazy for natural gas (rather than coal). This chart of the top (potential) producers comes from a new IEA report on the potential for a "Golden Age of Gas" Bear in mind though, that since the US is so ...