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
5 Largest Markets for Natural Gas
The Motley Fool - 3/29/2015 1:41:03 PM
Here are the top five natural gas-consuming countries in the world. Natural gas drilling rig in Pennsylvania ... This is why it is also increasing its access to imports, by pipeline from Russia and via LNG. One reason China wants to use more gas is ...
The outlook for LNG imports
Live Mint - 3/29/2015 2:09:41 PM
Liquefied natural gas ... has meant that Indian gas firms could not reap the benefits of lower LNG prices in the December quarter. Having said that, LNG imports are set to increase in the days to come. For one, LNG sales in the country have improved ...
Modi calls for slashing India's energy imports by 10%
Commodity Online - 3/27/2015 9:54:21 AM
Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, has called for enhancing domestic production to reduce the energy import burden of the country by at least 10 percent ... Union Government aims to extend piped natural gas (PNG) to one crore houses over the next ...
Europe's Energy Needs Will See Russian Gas Stay in Demand Ч BP
The Moscow Times - 3/26/2015 11:53:04 PM
BRUSSELS — Europe's reliance on imports of natural ... position as world leader in renewable energy, which accounts for about 3 percent of the worldwide mix, rising to 8 percent by 2035 but would not be enough to reduce the need for gas.
EU to grow more reliant on gas imports, Russia supply seen flat
Arab News - 3/27/2015 8:24:17 PM
BRUSSELS: Europe’s reliance on imports of natural ... as world leader in renewable energy — which accounts for around 3 percent of the worldwide mix, rising to 8 percent by 2035 — but would not be enough to reduce the need for gas.
Gazprom Asks Russian Government to Extend Ukraine Gas Discount
Bloomberg - 3/30/2015 2:58:36 PM
(Bloomberg) -- OAO Gazprom asked Russia’s government to extend a natural-gas discount for Ukraine by three months before the current price agreement expires Tuesday amid a lull in a yearlong conflict in the neighboring country. “Gazprom sent a letter ...
Kurdistan has world's 8th oil and gas reserves
Kurdish Globe - 3/29/2015 3:42:44 PM
s oil and gas ... country in the world after Saudi Arabia. According to the report, Kurdistan Region, as part of Iraq has 50 billion barrels of proved reserves and 80 billion barrels of unproved reserves, in addition to 8-10 trillion cubic meters of ...
INTERVIEW-EU to grow more reliant on gas imports, Russia supply seen flat-BP
Reuters - 3/27/2015 12:39:00 PM
EU seen hitting 2030 goal on share of green energy BRUSSELS, March 27 (Reuters) - Europe's reliance on imports of natural gas is likely to ... not be enough to reduce the need for gas. "Europe is leading the world in terms of renewables and by 2030 ...
Northeast, despite highest gas costs, resists more pipelines
Denver Post - 3/29/2015 9:09:02 AM
The lines are in a region looking to tap the gas-rich Marcellus Shale formation. There are times that the region pays up to three times more for natural gas than other parts of the country.
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 ...
U.S. urged to develop Arctic oil and gas
San Francisco Gate - 3/27/2015 8:31:27 PM
The U.S. has drastically cut imports and transformed itself into the world’s biggest producer of oil and natural gas by tapping huge reserves in shale rock formations. But the government predicts that the shale boom won’t last much beyond the next decade.
Oil and gas exports: one policy change, many benefits
The Morrow County Sentinel - 3/29/2015 10:34:56 AM
“Why can’t we export crude oil and natural gas?” you might ask — especially when the U.S. can export refined petroleum products such as gasoline, diesel, and jet fuel. The NYT explains: “In 2011, the country pivoted from being the world’s ...
Russia to consider Ukraine's proposal for gas package extension
China - 3/30/2015 4:53:08 PM
Russia will consider Ukraine's proposal for extending its deal with Russia for gas supply from the country for a year ... Earlier this month, Ukraine announced a decision to suspend natural gas imports from Russia starting from April 1, and by then ...
Exclusive: Morgan Stanley to sell natural gas business scrutinized by Fed
The Business Insider - 3/30/2015 9:00:41 AM
Thomson ReutersThe corporate logo of financial firm Morgan Stanley is pictured on the company's world headquarters ... Central America. The countries Pentagon is targeting, such as the Dominican Republic, lack access to natural gas and use more expensive ...
Make India energy sufficient, cut imports: PM Modi
Post - 3/27/2015 12:24:41 PM
New Delhi: Pitching for an energy sufficient India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the country should cut oil imports ... world: Pranab Mukherjee Since the government started the new scheme of direct benefit transfer (DBT) for cooking gas ...