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
Nigeria shuns World Bank-backed zero gas flaring summit
Vanguard - 4/20/2015 8:00:00 AM
Chief executives from major oil companies joined senior government officials from several oil-producing countries ... of natural gas produced together with oil is wastefully burned or “flared” at thousands of oil fields around the world.
Oil Firms, Nations Agree to End Gas Flaring
Wall Street Journal - 4/18/2015 5:53:31 AM
WASHINGTON—Twenty-five major oil companies, oil-producing nations and development institutions agreed Friday to end the practice of routine flaring of natural ... that the country flares the most gas associated with oil production in the world.
Natural gas exists today and can lower the cost of manufacturing in Maine
Bangor Daily News - 4/20/2015 4:49:42 PM
Just 300 miles from New England sits one of the world’s largest known supplies of natural gas — Pennsylvania’s Marcellus Shale. This and sources similar to it in other parts of the country have sparked a manufacturing renaissance in America.
EU dreams of Iranian gas to break dependence on Moscow
Business Recorder - 4/19/2015 4:43:44 PM
BRUSSELS: The EU is hoping future gas imports from Iran can break its dependence on Russia ... supply gas to southern Europe via Turkey from fields in Azerbaijan and nearby countries, including Iran. "It's one of our priorities," EU commissioner for ...
Oversupply causing oil and natural gas drillers to scale back
POWER SOURCE - 4/15/2015 1:28:03 PM
Oil and natural gas drillers are hitting the brakes on U.S. shale production as prices tumble, but the U.S. remains poised to slash its reliance on energy imports by 2040 ... production in the Marcellus, the country’s largest gas field, has continued ...
Countries, Oil Companies Commit To Zero Flaring By 2030
Leadership - 4/18/2015 1:50:08 AM
Chief executives from major oil companies joined together yesterday with senior government officials from several oil-producing countries ... natural gas produced together with oil is wastefully burned or “flared” at thousands of oil fields around the ...
Countries and Oil Companies Agree to End Routine Gas Flaring
The World Bank - 4/17/2015 1:32:50 PM
Every year, around 140 billion cubic meters of natural gas produced together with oil is wastefully burned or “flared” at thousands of oil fields around the world. This results ... in Paris in December, these countries and companies are demonstrating ...
Angola Defends Development of Natural Gas
AllAfrica - 4/20/2015 10:58:57 AM
Washington — The Angolan Finance minister Friday in Washington (USA) stressed the need for an investment in the search of solutions to speed up the development of natural gas in Africa. The minister was addressing spring meetings of the World Bank and ...
Algerian gas discovery made near Libya
United Press International - 4/20/2015 9:54:32 AM
Algeria has the 10th largest natural gas deposits in the world and is the third-largest supplier to Europe. Its exports have been in decline, however, because of lagging foreign investments. Terrorists sympathetic with al-Qaida stormed the country's In ...
Industry gathers for Shale World UK 2015
Shale Energy Insider - 4/16/2015 11:56:47 PM
Earlier this week, Shale Energy Insider attended the Shale World UK 2015 conference ... is doing and how crucial shale gas will be to its future development. He suggested that shale gas could save £9 billion on gas imports and create up to 70,000 jobs.
Russia to invest $2 billion to build natural gas pipeline in Pakistan
Times of India - 4/18/2015 2:14:36 PM
"Pakistan and Russia have finalized an LNG pipeline deal in a recent meeting in Moscow and the two countries will sign a government ... Russia is the second-largest producer of natural gas in the world, and is seeking to diversify its export markets ...
US energy imports and exports to come into balance
Commodity Online - 4/17/2015 2:30:06 PM
But the new projections by EIA signals U.S. energy imports ... importer of natural gas to a net exporter in 2017. These natural gas exports are mostly sent by pipeline to Mexico or in the form of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to other countries.
ExxonMobil President Calls for Urgent Action on U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Exports
Bloomberg - 4/20/2015 4:28:14 PM
ExxonMobil President Calls for Urgent Action on U.S. Liquefied Natural ... gas price levels and other market conditions affecting the oil, gas, and petrochemical industries; political or regulatory developments; changes in economic growth rates around the ...
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 ...
Natural Gas Weekly Fundamental Analysis, April 19 – 24, 2015 – Forecast
FX Empire - 4/18/2015 7:19:25 AM
To put this number into perspective, Iran, a country with the second largest natural gas reserves in the world, produces roughly 16 Bcf/d. The Utica basin, underneath part of the Marcellus, began ramping up production around 2012 and is already producing ...