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
INTERVIEW: Egypt says Zohr gas find will not undermine talks on imports from Israel
egyptindependent.com - 9/2/2015 1:48:08 PM
Italian energy company Eni announced on Sunday that it had found an estimated 30 trillion cubic feet (tcf) of gas in the Zohr field, making it the biggest discovery in the Mediterranean and the world ... import natural gas from eastern Mediterranean ...
Israel called on to clear natural gas hurdles
Updated News - 9/4/2015 3:54:36 PM
Noble said it’s seen interest from the Egyptian government about the import of natural gas ... of what may be the world’s largest gas field off the Egyptian coast could “transform the energy scenario” in the North African country.
Eni gas discovery to alleviate balance of payments pressures: Moody’s
Daily News Egypt - 9/5/2015 12:15:41 AM
... domestic gas production will help alleviate the negative pressure on Egypt’s current account balance by reducing the need for natural gas imports and eventually re-establishing the country as a net hydrocarbon exporter,” according to the report.
Oman reschedules some gas exports as industry struggles
Arabian Business - 9/3/2015 2:01:16 PM
Oman is rescheduling some of its liquefied natural gas (LNG ... these plans could be delayed if gas supplies do not keep up with surging demand for power generation. "There is a gas shortage for industries across the country," even though the government ...
Oman mulls LNG imports as domestic gas use surges
Times of Oman - 8/31/2015 4:17:50 AM
DUBAI: Oman may start importing liquefied natural gas (LNG ... currently exports liquefied gas under long-term contracts to Spain and several Asian countries including Japan and South Korea. It’s now studying options to import LNG as well, to help ...
INTERVIEW-Latvian gas utility's new boss warns of price rises
Reuters - 9/3/2015 2:05:26 AM
The utility has a monopoly to sell gas and operate the country's gas infrastructure ... importing liquefied natural gas (LNG) last year after liberalising its market, aiming to replace about 20 percent of Russian pipeline gas imports.
Discovery of “supergiant” gas field promises to ease Egypt’s fuel crisis
Rutland Herald - 9/2/2015 7:07:16 AM
The Italian energy company Eni SpA announced Sunday it has discovered a “supergiant” natural gas field off Egypt ... and won’t bring Gulf-style riches to the Arab world’s most populous country, experts said Monday. The new “supergiant” offshore ...
MARKET WATCH: NYMEX crude oil prices plummet by nearly $4/bbl
Oil & Gas Journal - 9/2/2015 4:25:37 PM
... to slow rapidly with serious adverse impacts on commodity-exporting countries,” Norrish said. But Barclays notes China’s futures imports will vary by commodity. Natural gas imports by China are likely to increase rapidly, Norrish said in a Sept.
Egypt gas find sparks panic in Israel about Israeli reserves
Philstar - 9/1/2015 10:39:02 PM
JERUSALEM — Egypt's new natural gas bonanza is causing an uproar in Israel, with energy stocks plummeting and recriminations over indecisiveness and infighting that have delayed production from the country's ... Egypt possesses. World ( Article MRec ...
Govt to auction 69 oil, gas fields under revenue-sharing model
Live Mint - 9/2/2015 7:10:15 PM
India, the world’s fourth largest energy-consuming country, imports 80% of its crude oil and 25% of its natural gas requirements. The country trails the US, China and Russia, accounting for 4.5% of global energy consumption.
U.S. Gas to Fuel Petchem Revival in Mexico, IHS Says
NGI - 9/2/2015 9:04:47 PM
Mexico's petrochemical industry is on the cusp of a renaissance, thanks to natural gas ... in the country and several plant closures, the Mexican petrochemical industry has been overdue for investment and has had to rely heavily on raw material imports ...
Supergiant’ gas field discovered off coast of Egypt
Muslim Village - 9/2/2015 12:43:42 PM
The “supergiant” field – potentially one of the world’s largest natural gas finds – is located ... would help speed up development of most of the country’s offshore reserves. “The giant gas field discovery in Egypt is a painful reminder ...
Romania Natural Gas: Country Cuts Imports Of Russian Fuel By 61%
International Business Times - 3/2/2015 3:24:39 PM
Romania is using less natural ... on Russian imports could help Romania avoid the economic consequences of the political battles between Russia and the West that bubbled up this year. Most of Europe’s countries get the majority of their gas from Gazprom ...
World Bank supports reforms in Serbia
InSerbia - 9/3/2015 6:08:49 AM
Goldstein and Vucic discussed structural reforms in public enterprises, primarily in the Electric Power Industry of Serbia, the natural gas provider Srbijagas and ... to improve Serbia’s position in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business ranking.