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
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 ...
A Better Way On Natural Gas Exports
BuzzFeed - 7/14/2014 11:54:50 PM
Currently, we produce more natural gas than ... the door for American natural gas to become a powerhouse on the world stage. This first requires setting policies that allow for approval of international trade with all countries. The benefits from AAF ...
Mexico plans natural gas exports to Europe, Asia
Business News Americas - 7/14/2014 8:48:43 PM
Once Mexico has expanded its natural gas distribution network and can meet domestic demand and overcome the need to rely on imports, the country could begin exports to Europe and Asia, according to a Pemex executive.
Europe considers fracking to cut Russian gas imports
The Sofia Globe - 7/13/2014 9:29:52 AM
The political crisis in Ukraine, including its dispute with Moscow over the flow of Russian natural gas ... from Russian imports, but will lessen that dependence long-term. That would be beneficial for both Europe and Russia, a country that needs a ...
Thailand turns off tap on gas imports as economy falters
Reuters - 7/11/2014 9:53:43 AM
BANGKOK/SINGAPORE, July 11 (Reuters) - Thailand is cutting natural gas imports after consumption ... and parts of cross-country pipelines running for hundreds of kilometres from Myanmar. The lower imports will mean these facilities risk being underutilised ...
No U.K. Shale Gas Would Lead to 91% Import Reliance: Grid
Bloomberg - 7/9/2014 10:56:20 PM
The U.K. may need to boost natural gas imports to 91 percent from 56 percent without production ... according to assessments of cargoes for delivery in four to eight weeks by World Energy Intelligence. U.K. shale gas production could be as high as 32 ...
This week in business: gas imports expected by 2016, Central Bank cuts
The santiago Times - 7/15/2014 11:53:39 PM
In terms of commodity prices, the Central Bank said that copper prices — Chile is the world’s largest ... between the U.S. and Chile, imports will arrive without additional tariffs. British Gas, which provides natural liquefied gas to ENAP, Metrogas ...
Briggs: Support oil and gas, bolster U.S. security
The Daily Advertiser - 7/19/2014 11:20:16 PM
Our dependence has not been on just any ol’ country. Specifically ... Just as Russia has done with the Ukraine by cutting off natural gas supplies, similarly, if Saudi Arabia decided to diminish their imports to the United States, immediate chaos ...
U.S. World’s Largest Producer of Oil & Gas
Value Walk - 7/16/2014 12:22:17 AM
The US became the world’s largest natural gas producer in 2010. This oil boom has significantly lowered America’s need for petroleum imports. The share of US ... are located in the southern part of the country. The oil market has weakened somewhat ...
US consolidating as world's biggest oil and natural gas producer
MercoPress - 7/14/2014 6:01:05 AM
along with liquids separated from natural gas, surpassed all other countries this year with daily output exceeding 11 million barrels in the first quarter, the bank said in the report. The US became the world’s largest natural gas producer in 2010.
Insurers seek review of laws to cover oil, gas imports
Businessday - 7/23/2014 12:13:59 AM
This, insurers believe has not be observed as provided in the law, given that “The Insurance Act 2003, for instance, provides that all imports into the country must be insured ... All over the world, aviation passengers’ liability is subject to ...
Ukraine needs to import 7.23 Bcm of gas August 2014-March 2015: government
Platts - 7/14/2014 4:52:30 PM
Ukraine will need to import 7.23 billion cubic meters of natural gas August 2014 through March 2015 to ensure the economy's steady operation during the high demand season, the government said on Friday. The government expects most of the imports to come ...
Official: Iran, Turkey in Talks over Increasing Gas Supplies despite Earlier Disputes
Fars News Agency - 7/21/2014 2:06:43 PM
On January 30, 2014, Turkish Energy Minister Taner Yildiz said that his country could double the amount of natural gas it imports from Iran if the two countries can agree on a price. However, Head of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Hamid Reza Araqi ...
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 ...