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
US shale gas exports to hit Gazprom revenue
Financial Times - 9/21/2014 5:39:31 PM
Russia’s Gazprom could lose 18 per cent of its revenues as a result of competition from US liquefied natural ... gas production and created expectations that the country could become a significant exporter of LNG, at prices that will be competitive in ...
Natural Gas Imports into China – Prospects for Growth
jdsupra.com - 9/10/2014 1:49:11 PM
In the near term, natural gas imports into China are likely to continue ... of the importance of supply diversification in any country's energy policy. As one of the world's largest gas importers and consumers, there is every reason that the future growth ...
United States Natural Gas ETF Message Board
Yahoo Finance - 9/20/2014 11:49:57 AM
That will put incredible pressure on LNG projects around the world, including those in the United States. U.S. natural gas prices ... down to the developments in two countries – Australia and the United States. Major gas suppliers invested top dollar ...
U.S. Hopes Boom in Natural Gas Can Curb Putin
New York Times - 3/6/2014 10:51:16 AM
Although Russia is still the world ... of cheap domestic natural gas oppose the effort, they have fallen to the sidelines in the rush. For Russia, energy supplies are as important to keeping a hold on Ukraine and the other former countries of the Soviet ...
Fall In U.S. Natural Gas Imports Causing Panic In Leading Exporting Countries
Daily Markets - 4/19/2010 11:56:59 PM
The world ‘s biggest natural gas exporters met Monday ... supply has reduced the need for U.S. natural gas imports. Shale rock gas is retrieved from tight rock formations and its U.S. boom led the country to extract more gas than Russia last year for ...
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 ...
Philippines set to start LNG imports by early next year
Business Recorder - 6/9/2014 9:48:43 AM
MANILA: Australia-listed Energy World Corp Ltd expects its nearly $1 billion liquefied natural gas hub and power plant in the Philippines to be running by early 2015, paving the way to a new market for imports ... unit operates the country's sole natural ...
Is Europe's gas supply threatened by the Ukraine crisis?
theguardian.com - 3/3/2014 11:26:27 PM
This weekend, as relations between the two countries descended to an alarming new low, Moscow warned that the cut-price deal was unlikely to last much longer. Gazprom, which controls nearly one-fifth of the ... charged Ukraine for natural gas from $50 ...
BP Looks To Tap China's Growing Natural Gas Demand With A $20 Billion LNG Deal
Forbes - 6/20/2014 5:20:57 PM
This is primarily due to the fact that natural gas imports by the Asia-Pacific countries that rely mostly on LNG (~80%) are growing much faster than the rest of the world. The global natural gas demand is estimated to have grown by about 2.5% per year ...
U.S. steps up natural gas exports
CNN Money - 6/4/2013 12:56:59 PM
Ships like this are used to send natural gas around the world. Manufactures fear jobs losses ... The bounty: The push to export natural gas stems from the fact that the country now has too much of it. Thanks to the fracking-led energy boom, U.S. natural ...
Liquefied natural gas: No revenue loss if imports made tax-free, says ministry
The Express Tribune - 9/10/2014 9:41:37 PM
“The country will, in fact, receive revenue after natural gas being consumed by the CNG industry is diverted to the power sector and other consumers,” the ministry argued. Apart from this, it said, around $1.4 billion could be saved in oil imports ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
Using data from British Petroleum’s 2013 statistical review of world energy, we calculated the countries ... With large oil and natural gas reserves and close proximity, Canada is the United States’ primary supplier of energy imports.
India's energy imports bill may spike to $230 bn; oil to natural gas switch can be gamechanger: Goldman
Financial Express - 6/20/2014 8:38:24 AM
SummaryGoldman Sachs report says 'India has a fifth of world's population ... Measures like switching from oil to natural gas and improving conservation can reduce energy imports of the country significantly, it said. "Reforms in the energy sector could ...
Is US Producing More Natural Gas Than Any Country in The World?
NewsBlaze - 2/14/2012 11:54:33 PM
Deputy Assistant Secretary Robert F. Cekuta today said the United States produced more natural gas than any country in the world in 2010; more than all the countries of the Middle East combined. In his remarks at the 2nd U.S.-Indonesia Energy Investment ...
Japan Became First Country in the World to Extract Natural Gas from Methane Hydrate
Jagran Josh - 3/13/2013 4:34:07 AM
With this, Japan became the first country to do so in the world. A Japan official from Economy, Trade and Industry Ministry announced that this was the first offshore experiment of producing natural gas from methane ... Japan as of now imports all the ...