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, 2014See also: Natural gas - imports map
World Bank pledges $700m for Ghana gas project
Ghana Web - 7/31/2015 6:23:29 PM
The World Bank’s Board ... guarantees for Ghana’s Sankofa Gas Project - a transformational project that will help address the country’s serious energy shortages by developing new sources of clean and affordable natural gas for domestic power generation.
Egypt expects to import 7.79mn tonnes of LNG this fiscal year
Business Recorder - 8/1/2015 1:14:30 PM
CAIRO: Egypt expects to import 28.6 million tonnes of crude oil, liquefied natural gas (LNG ... which started on July 1. The Arab world's most populous country, which recently turned from a net energy exporter into an importer, aims to produce about ...
World Bank approves $700 million loan for energy transformation project
Citi FM Online - 7/31/2015 10:38:12 AM
The World Bank’s Board ... guarantees for Ghana’s Sankofa Gas Project – a transformational project that will help address the country’s serious energy shortages by developing new sources of clean and affordable natural gas for domestic power ...
Attack halts flow in natural gas pipeline from Iran to Turkey
Daily News and Analysis - 7/28/2015 10:23:16 PM
A Botas official said repairs were under way but it was not clear when gas flows would resume. Turkey buys around a quarter of its 40 billion cubic metres of piped natural gas imports from Iran ... additional gas from other countries as a result of ...
Sussing out the ceilings over Russian gas prices
blogs.platts.com - 7/31/2015 11:06:50 AM
In this month’s selection from Platts Energy Economist, Managing Editor Ross McCracken explains what is currently contributing to Russia’s slipping grip on the European natural ... in some countries. In 2010, Poland had 1.1 Bcm/year gas import ...
Brunei exports fall 32% to $698.5m YOY in May as decline in oil shipments
customstoday.com.pk - 8/1/2015 10:58:29 AM
Exports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) decreased by 37.8 percent ... and New Zealand (11.7 per cent). Merchandise imports in May decreased by 5.2 percent. More than 20 percent of the country’s imports came from Malaysia. Other key sources of imports ...
The Middle East's Influence Will Extend To Natural Gas
Seeking Alpha - 7/30/2015 12:41:05 PM
However, ask the same question about natural gas and ... with smaller countries in the region that are too small too see (Kuwait and Qatar) also have significant amounts of reserves. These reserves are very significant and means as the world looks for ...
Solution to most world problems below our feet
The News-Press - 7/29/2015 3:12:35 PM
... as soon as possible to give individual countries their energy independence and solve many of the world’s problems. Every country has natural gas that is ready to be used instead of gasoline and diesel; they just need to look below their feet to find it.
Warning signal: Existing infrastructure may not sustain gas imports
The Express Tribune - 7/29/2015 12:46:26 AM
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan may not be able to import gas from ... and incompetence of the gas companies for which the country and people are paying the price.” Saying that LNG and Iranian gas were costly than locally produced natural gas, he suggested that ...
Natural gas usage threatening coal industry
Herald Standard - 7/31/2015 1:55:39 AM
A drilling boom that started in 2008 has boosted U.S. natural gas production by 30 percent and made the United States the world’s biggest combined producer ... In the region operates some of the country’s largest producers in their respective industries.
World Bank approves 700 million dollars to support Ghana's Energy Sector
Ghana Broadcasting Corporation - 7/31/2015 8:43:40 AM
The World Bank has approved ... guarantees for Ghana’s Sankofa Gas Project. The transformational project will help address the country’s serious energy shortages by developing new sources of clean and affordable natural gas for domestic power generation.
A Reality Check For U.S. Natural Gas Ambitions
Yahoo Finance - 7/31/2015 3:46:00 PM
For now at least, the U.S. is producing less natural gas because shale gas is stalled and conventional gas production is in terminal decline at 10% per year. The country is consuming ... Figure 6. World LNG estimated June 2015 landed prices.
World Bank projects oil, gas prices to remain weak
The Guardian - Nigeria - 7/29/2015 12:17:48 AM
The report obtained by The Guardian showed that natural gas prices are projected to decline across all three main markets, United States (US), Europe, and Asia, and coal prices would fall by17 per cent this year. Excluding energy, the World Bank reports ...
Florida Leans More on Natural Gas than Renewable Energy
Energy and Capital - 7/31/2015 12:11:15 PM
Florida Power and Light (FPL) energy company owns the world ... natural gas infrastructures. As demand rises, the state will need a larger supply of gas to keep everything running. Currently, the state only has two natural gas pipelines that it uses to ...
As desert encroaches, Niger turns to natural gas
Yahoo News - 7/29/2015 2:29:38 PM
Niamey (AFP) - Threatened by the advance of a desert that already covers two-thirds of Niger, the poor Sahel nation hopes to halt rapid deforestation by promoting natural gas ... Nigeriens would consume all the gas the country produces, it would easily ...