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
Gas-rich RI to import LNG for electrification program
The Jakarta Post - 6/25/2016 3:55:30 PM
Despite claims of having abundant natural ... LNG imports before 2020 as the government wanted to ensure that all gas produced would be absorbed by the domestic market. “If we continue to produce gas as we normally do now but also import, the country ...
Dutch to slash gas production in EU's biggest field
Global Post - 6/24/2016 8:43:01 PM
However by May last year, natural gas imports for the first time overtook exports in the country which is the largest consumer of natural gas within the 34-member Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development's (OECD).
As natural gas surpasses coal, opportunity for Houston
Houston Chronicle - 6/23/2016 5:27:57 AM
Globally, coal still dominates electricity generation, but it is slowly losing its grip, according to BP's Statistical Review, which each year details energy supply and demand around the world ... 2006, natural gas produced 20 percent of the country's ...
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 ...
Pakistan Seeks to Import More LNG to Address Supply Shortage
Rigzone - 6/16/2016 5:50:34 AM
Due to the natural gas supply deficit, the Pakistani government planned to import up to 2.4 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) by 2017 for which the required infrastructure including LNG terminals are under construction. The country's first LNG terminal ...
Detonation - Natural Gas or Diesel Power?
Truck Trend Magazine Online - 6/24/2016 4:25:19 PM
The plan suggests tapping the abundant gas deposits here to provide the needed fuel. I like the idea of becoming less dependent on oil that comes from other parts of the world ... than there are natural gas stations in the entire country.
China LNG Market Demand & Supply analysis, By End-User, By LNG Terminals Forecast and Opportunities, 2011 - 2021
Yahoo Finance - 6/23/2016 8:58:31 PM
while the remaining was addressed by LNG and cross-country natural gas pipeline imports. According to "China LNG Market Demand & Supply analysis, By End-User, By LNG Terminals Forecast and Opportunities, 2011 – 2021", the market for imported LNG is ...
Obama warns poor nations will put planet ‘under water’ by using fossil fuels
Washington Times - 6/25/2016 10:07:44 PM
The world’s richest nations have long been fueled by oil, coal and natural gas, but President Obama warned Friday that less affluent countries trying to take the same path will put the planet “under water.” In an interview with Facebook founder Mark ...
Expanded Panama Canal - Bigger ships, bigger paydays for beans, coal, gas
Reuters - 6/26/2016 12:38:04 AM
Soybean farmers, natural gas producers, container shippers ... accounting for 30 percent of China's 81.5 million tonnes of imports last year, according to China customs figures. Brazil accounted for 54 percent. Shipping volumes through the Canal stalled ...
Shell nat gas head says world not yet oversupplied with LNG
Seeking Alpha - 6/13/2016 11:52:02 AM
The head of natural gas at Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A, RDS.B) says the world is not yet oversupplied with liquefied natural gas, and suggests the proof may be found in Europe, where natural gas demand gained last year and LNG imports from overseas were ...
Buoyed by Brexit vote, more EU countries talk of exit
Times of India - 6/24/2016 8:28:42 PM
The U.K. would be the first major country to leave the ... The European Union is the world's biggest economy and the U.K.'s most important trading partner, accounting for 45 percent of exports and 53 percent of imports. In addition, the complex nature ...
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 ...
The World's First Electric Highway Is Operational
truckyeah.jalopnik.com - 6/24/2016 9:15:50 AM
The trucks are hybrid-electric big rigs running off natural gas and battery power on normal roads ... measure everything about how it’s working in the “real world.” Apparently the country is eyeing “a fossil-fuel-free transportation system by ...
Bolaji Osunsanya: Gas Supply Disruptions Must Be Countered
This Day Live - 6/25/2016 7:27:16 AM
Nigeria, despite its position as the world’s ninth-largest ... d for domestic utilisation (gas-to-power, industrial and commercial consumers), and about 3.6bscf/d for export to international markets via Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and to the West African ...
US continues to distance itself as the world leader of natural gas
blogs.platts.com - 10/1/2015 11:57:59 PM
There are a few countries that are extremely dependent on natural gas/LNG imports, notably Japan and Germany. The graph bellows show the world’s top natural gas importers. One reason for the large amount of imports from the US is geography. Because of ...