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
Taiwan imports less LNG in November
lngworldnews.com - 1/17/2017 11:36:53 AM
Liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports into Taiwan, the world’s fifth largest importer ... according to the data released by the Directorate General of Customs. The country paid about $428 million for LNG imports in November, down 16.4 percent on year ...
China's Oil Collapse Is Unintentionally Helping OPEC
Bloomberg - 1/17/2017 7:15:01 PM
While China consumes more oil than almost any other country, it’s also one of the world’s biggest producers ... Mackenzie Ltd., as exploration since 1990 has yielded mostly natural gas and capital spending was cut because of the slump in oil prices.
Japan Buys Its First Shipment Of Natural Gas From US Fracking
The Daily Caller - 1/9/2017 7:45:58 PM
Kauzlarich thinks Japan will likely continue buying large amounts of fracked natural gas from the U.S., but that this amount may decline as the country reactivates shuttered nuclear power plans. The former ambassador thinks China will keep import vast amou ...
Govt officials seek zero import tax on LNG in Budget 2017 - document
Reuters - 1/6/2017 9:12:27 AM
NEW DELHI India's energy and environment ministries want the government to scrap an import tax on liquefied natural gas ... India is the world's third largest emitter of greenhouse gases and relies heavily on coal, gas and oil imports to meet its energy ...
A multibillion-dollar natural gas boom may reunify Cyprus
CNBC - 1/7/2017 11:58:53 PM
The East Mediterranean island is located in the Levant basin, where both Israel and Egypt have made some of the world's biggest natural gas ... European Union countries that import natural gas, mostly from Russia, have been looking for alternative sources ...
Natural Gas Global Market Segmentation and Major Players Analysis 2022
marketersmedia.com - 1/13/2017 12:38:53 PM
WiseGuyReports.com adds “H2 2016 Global Length and Capital Expenditure Outlook for Oil and Gas Pipelines - Natural ... in the world for the period 2016 to 2020 - Planned pipeline length additions and capital expenditure spending by key countries and ...
Oil And Gas Industry: 2016 Review And A Look Into 2017
Seeking Alpha - 1/12/2017 2:13:08 PM
The US became a net exporter of natural gas this year, removed the 40-year old ban on exports, and Cheniere Energy became the first LNG exporter in the country. The last time ... on its way to becoming one of the world's leading producers of the chilled ...
As Japan and South Korea import less LNG, other Asian countries begin to import more
eia.gov - 8/24/2016 12:06:52 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 ...
Egyptian Self-Sufficiency Dims Israeli Gas Export Hopes
hamodia.com - 1/16/2017 5:43:08 PM
YERUSHALAYIM - Israeli hopes of exporting large quantities of natural ... gas for export at the country’s liquefaction facilities. According to the report, in addition to its own production, Egypt is currently spending $250 million a month on imports ...
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 ...
2017: The Year When the World Economy Starts Coming Apart
ourfiniteworld.com - 1/11/2017 10:39:34 AM
With the world economy this close to collapse, some individual countries are even closer to collapse ... Also, comparisons of coal prices with natural gas prices are inducing switching from coal to natural gas. The problem, as we will see later, is ...
Peña Nieto Faces Unrest in Mexico as Gas Prices Climb and Trump Ascends
New York Times - 1/9/2017 11:32:03 AM
With international oil prices rising and Mexico dependent on gasoline imports ... Ignited by the gas price increase, but fueled by broader discontent with the government and uncertainty about the country’s direction, citizens took to the streets ...
Commentary: As Russia’s gas market gets weaker, Europe gets stronger
Reuters - 1/10/2017 10:47:55 AM
... European countries to diversify their gas imports from Gazprom. Nonetheless, the Southern Gas Corridor remains critical in countries still heavily reliant on Gazprom. In 2015, Russia’s share in the natural gas markets of Bulgaria, Slovakia and ...
As Japan and South Korea import less LNG, other Asian countries import more
theamericanenergynews.com - 8/24/2016 3:55:56 PM
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, according to the US Energy Information Administration. Combined LNG imports in these countries averaged 18.2 ...