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
US uses gas deliveries to pressure Russia
World Socialist Web Site - 5/30/2016 5:34:56 AM
Germany imports about a fifth of its gas from Russia, but in quantity it is the largest importer. Overall, 90 percent of EU gas imports are covered with natural gas ... Russia’s position on the world market as a major supplier of energy has been already ...
Hillary Loves Fracking, But Only In Other Countries
The Daily Caller - 5/28/2016 9:29:22 PM
It helped advise world leaders on the ... heavily supported the Export-Import Bank of the United States. During her tenure, the bank spent $3 billion in 2009 for hundreds of miles of natural gas pipeline in other countries while financing other huge ...
Big gas fields could make Israel energy independent
CNN Money - 5/26/2016 11:08:58 AM
All that could change in the next few years following the discovery of giant gas fields. In fact, Israel may have so much natural gas it has to export some to its neighbors. The heart of Israel's energy revolution sits 15 miles off the country's ...
8 Countries that Produce the Most Natural Gas in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 5/24/2016 1:52:59 AM
These 8 countries that produce the most natural gas in the world are fully devoted to milking the cow while it lasts. Before we head on to the biggest natural gas producers in the world, let us first say something about the process of natural gas formation ...
Israel-Jordan gas export agreement 'soon': Noble Energy
Al Bawaba - 5/30/2016 5:06:18 AM
Senior figures in the Israeli natural gas ... investments in the country for the first time in several months. A senior Israeli gas industry source said today, "Jordan is waving the white flag, and signaling that it wants to import Israeli gas, and the ...
World Benefits From U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas Exports
Forbes - 1/10/2016 10:12:31 PM
After Qatar and Australia, the U.S. could easily become the world’s third-largest LNG supplier by 2020. We have a great advantage over other LNG exporters because we can reconfigure our vast LNG import ... natural gas as feedstock, the country can ...
Mitsui to Supply Colombia Its First Liquefied Natural Gas Cargo
Bloomberg - 5/27/2016 9:44:52 PM
Mitsui & Co. has been chosen to deliver Colombia’s first cargo of liquefied natural gas later this year as the country prepares to place a floating import terminal into service ... in different terminals around the world,” he said.
RPT-Sasol says Mozambique gas project unaffected by debt crisis
Reuters - 5/31/2016 9:01:20 AM
Mozambique missed a loan repayment deadline this month, plunging one of the world's poorest countries into a debt crisis ... Mozambique is sitting on huge gas reserves and developing liquefied natural gas export projects is expected to bring tens of ...
France Is Trying To Ban Imports Of U.S. Shale Gas: What It Means For You
Seeking Alpha - 5/18/2016 6:24:58 AM
French senate is trying to pass a ban on imports ... natural gas and its derivative products/instruments. Additionally, it seems as if Total S.A. is set on importing shale gas from the United States into Europe whether it is through France or another ...
Climate scientists from around the world ask Canadian government to stop B.C. LNG project
National Post - 5/30/2016 12:30:07 PM
VANCOUVER — Dozens of international climate scientists are calling on the Canadian government to reject a proposed liquefied natural gas project ... LNG project would be one of the country’s largest greenhouse gas emitters, and if built, would ...
Climate Change Threatening UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Know Why One Country Is Trying To Hide
Science World Report - 5/29/2016 8:35:05 AM
Famous and popular tourist attractions like the Statue of Liberty in New York City, Stonehenge in United Kingdom, Easter Island and Galápagos islands feature among the 31 natural and cultural world heritage ... the section on the country to be scrubbed ...
French Energy Minister Wants to Ban U.S. Shale Gas Imports
NGI - 5/23/2016 8:38:01 PM
Five years after enacting a ban on hydraulic fracturing (fracking), France's energy minister told lawmakers she is looking into a possible ban on U.S. shale gas imports, arguing that it is hypocritical for her country ... of liquefied natural gas (LNG ...
Israel’s growing natural gas industry
WWLP 22News - 5/27/2016 1:56:35 AM
Israel once relied on imports to supply its energy, but thanks to a growing natural gas industry, it’s now pushing to become energy independent. We’re 15 miles off the coast of Israel, flying towards the heart of the country’s energy revolution ...
World’s Biggest LNG Buyer Becomes Seller
Marine Link - 5/27/2016 1:49:26 AM
EDF Trading, a wholly-owned subsidiary of French power giant EDF, has signed an LNG sales and purchase agreement with Japanese LNG aggregator Jera Co Inc, one of the world’s largest buyers of liquefied natural gas ... from buyers in countries like ...
Iran courts European natural gas specialists as Tehran looks to build sector
Platts - 5/31/2016 4:32:19 PM
Iran is wasting no time looking to build up its natural gas industry now that it is free of international sanctions, inviting some of the world's gas industry leaders ... Lithuania's LNG expertise is fundamentally in the import arena -- it began importing ...