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
33.4% YoY growth: China imports hit record 2.47m mt of natural gas via pipelines in 2014
customstoday.com.pk - 1/26/2015 1:14:22 PM
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 ...
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.
World Week Ahead: Until Fed Adjudicates, It’s ECB Bazooka vs. Greek Rebellion
The Wall Street Journal - 1/26/2015 2:47:25 PM
Syriza wanting to renege on the terms of the country’s ... of the industrialized world. That’s a legacy of the long-running (if now greatly diminished) mining boom; a function of its fiscal inefficiency and dependency on imports; and a sign that ...
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 ...
Energy Security, Geopolitics and the China-Russia Gas Deals
The Jamestown Foundation - 1/23/2015 11:09:04 AM
China’s Quest for Energy Security While the world media and expert ... In recent years, China’s natural gas and LNG imports have grown rapidly. With the forecast that China will consume as much gas as EU countries combined by 2035, there is a worldwide ...
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 ...
Beyond the Gas Pump: A New World Order for Oil
knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu - 1/22/2015 9:40:11 PM
But while prices are eventually expected to rise, there are signs that this may not be the typical boom-and-bust cycle the oil industry has experienced in the past, especially as shale oil occupies a growing role in the world’s oil supply. Since hitting ...
Algeria lifts oil production, may tap shale gas
petroglobalnews.com - 1/25/2015 11:38:19 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 ...
Oil Plunge Boosts U.S. Natural Gas Imports to 7-Year High
Businessweek - 1/9/2015 10:17:05 PM
The plunge in global crude oil prices has helped boost U.S. natural gas imports to the most in at least seven years, even as the country prepares to start exporting ... Crude oil, used as a benchmark for LNG around the world, fell by almost 50 percent ...
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 ...
Kenya delays signing Qatar imports deal after gas discovery
Business Daily Africa - 1/26/2015 6:57:58 PM
Kenya is delaying signing a deal for the importation of natural gas from Qatar following the discovery of the commodity in the country. The Energy ministry says the July discovery of commercially viable gas in Wajir has slowed down the deal with Qatar for ...
Automotive Compressed Natural Gas Vehicles (NGV) Market 2015-2025 : Growth Prospects for CNG Passenger Cars
Yahoo Finance - 1/26/2015 4:13:19 PM
The CNG Passenger Car market is currently characterised by a high level of concentration in a small number of countries ... of natural gas equipment installation: • Study 15 leading national CNG passenger car markets from 2015-2025 across the world ...
Iran exports of gas condensates worth USD8b
MENAFN - 1/26/2015 1:07:12 PM
Iran possesses the world's largest natural gas reserves. South Pars is estimated to contain ... Qatar's Central Bank (QCB) said that the country's real estate market profits have eased down in December compared to the previous month, with the real estate ...
Hydraulic Fracturing Market by Geography & by Well Type and Shale Play in the U.S. - Global Trends and Forecast to 2014 - 2019
Benzinga - 1/26/2015 10:51:12 AM
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 ...