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
Japan’s LNG imports down in September
lngworldnews.com - 10/24/2016 7:26:56 AM
Imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) by the world’s largest consumer of the chilled fuel, Japan, decreased 3.5 percent in September compared to the same month in 2015. Data from Japan’s Ministry of Finance shows that Japan imported 6.67 million mt ...
UPDATE 2-Singapore awards LNG import licences to meet future demand
Reuters - 10/24/2016 2:54:55 AM
Singapore plans to allow other firms to import and sell non-term contracted LNG cargoes on a case-by-case basis, and it is also considering new imports of piped natural gas, trade minister ... as an association country, part of the IEA's plan to expand ...
Shell, Pavilion Gas appointed as new LNG importers in Singapore
Platts - 10/24/2016 12:34:44 PM
Singapore's Pavilion Gas and Anglo-Dutch major Shell have been appointed as term importers for the next tranche of LNG for the country ... EMA also plans to allow spot imports by third parties and new piped natural gas imports on a case-by-case basis ...
More Northeast Natural Gas Pipeline Capacity Brings Questions
Forbes - 10/23/2016 7:52:35 PM
Led by the surge in Appalachia’s Marcellus and Utica plays, U.S. natural gas production has increased over 50% since 2005 and related infrastructure to move the gas has become short. This is really not just an issue for the U.S. but for the world ...
China's Clean-Energy Push Chokes on High Gas Prices: Gadfly
Bloomberg - 10/24/2016 3:52:11 AM
(Bloomberg Gadfly) -- For a country that has been ... But it's no way to run the world's second-biggest economy. As Gadfly has argued before, China's formulaic (not to mention archaic) way of pricing natural gas is distorting the market, making gas ...
Daily gas imports from Slovakia by Ukraine set new record
Interfax-Ukraine - 10/24/2016 11:37:28 AM
Ukraine on October 22 imported record-breaking 42.016 million cubic meters of natural gas from Slovakia ... The previous highest figure for imports from Slovakia in the 26-month history of gas imports from this country was recorded in October 2016 ...
China Chokes on Gas Prices
bloomberg.com - 10/23/2016 8:57:00 PM
China has a strange blind spot when it comes to natural gas. China trails Japan and South Korea and isn't far ahead of Taiwan and Spain in terms of LNG imports Source: BP 2016 Statistical Review PetroChina, the country's biggest oil and gas producer ...
As Japan and South Korea import less LNG, other Asian countries begin to import more
hellenicshippingnews.com - 8/25/2016 8:55:23 PM
Japan, South Korea, and China are the three largest importers of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the world, accounting for more than half of global LNG imports in 2015. Combined LNG imports in these countries averaged 18.2 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d ...
Armenia-Iran Gas Deal ‘Planned’
Asbarez - 10/18/2016 11:54:44 PM
YEREVAN (RFE/RL)—Armenia plans to increase imports of natural gas from neighboring ... cubic meters of Iranian gas annually through a pipeline built in 2008. By comparison, Russian gas supplies to the South Caucasus country total around 2 billion cubic ...
Renewable Thinking: India to Replace Coal with Cheaper Solar Power by 2022
Nature World News - 10/24/2016 12:20:25 PM
India is taking the lead in creating a country powered by renewable energy by replacing ... The report says that by the year 2035, India's gas import will increase by a staggering 573 percent, oil import by 169 percent and coal import by 85 percent.
Natural Gas: Was It Just Too Early For The Rally?
Seeking Alpha - 10/24/2016 9:57:15 AM
A technical gap on the weekly Natural Gas ... release shale oil and gas, has been highly controversial. Environmentalists blame fracking for contamination of drinking water and seismic activity which has increased in areas of the country like Oklahoma ...
63 countries pursue Mosul gas
yenisafak.com - 10/24/2016 9:57:15 AM
As many as 63 countries have been pursuing the petroleum and natural gas of Iraq; which is the real motivation of their participation in the ongoing Mosul operation, President of the International Association for Energy Economics Professor Dr. Gürkan ...
Several Countries Seek LNG Tenders For Near-Term Delivery
midstreambusiness.com - 10/21/2016 12:09:40 PM
Initial statements from Egypt Natural Gas ... general of oil and gas, said on Oct. 20 that there are currently 63 uncommitted LNG cargoes for 2017 delivery from the country's Tangguh and Bontang projects. Qatargas, the world's largest LNG producer ...
China September LNG Imports up 95.5 pct
worldenergynews.com - 10/21/2016 12:45:27 PM
China's imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) rose 95.5 percent on year in September to 2.53 million tonnes, Chinese customs data showed on Friday. China's kerosene imports last month were down 23.6 percent on year at 300,000 tonnes.