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
Is LNG The Next Big Thing For Oil And Gas Companies?
Trefis - 8/31/2016 3:19:00 PM
At present, over 30 countries import and around 20 countries export LNG. This number is expected to increase to 50 and 25 respectively in the early years of the next decade. Thus, the world natural gas trade, both by pipeline and by shipment in the form ...
Turkmenistan wants to start selling gas to the EU
Times of Malta - 8/29/2016 5:51:41 PM
The former Soviet republic has some of the world's largest natural gas reserves, and it has been in active discussions about sales to China, India and Afghanistan in recent months. The Turkmen president said his country ... to allow gas imports from ...
Import of fuel: Shell assessing possibility of supplying LNG to Pakistan
The Express Tribune - 8/31/2016 9:02:36 PM
KARACHI: Shell Exploration Company BV is assessing the possibility of supplying Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) to Pakistan, as it keeps a vigilant eye on developments regarding construction of the second LNG import terminal in the country. “At the moment ...
Egypt Looks To Close Gas Deal With Cyprus
Forbes - 8/29/2016 11:56:46 PM
In an effort to address growing domestic energy demand, Egypt is aiming to close a bilateral agreement with Cyprus that would allow the sale of the island’s natural gas in the country as early ... to afford costly imports without accruing large foreign ...
China imports less natural gas amid weak consumption
hellenicshippingnews.com - 8/30/2016 10:19:32 AM
China’s imports of natural gas dropped 0.3 ... 2.9 percent in the first half of 2016. China’s natural gas consumption grew 3.7 percent in 2015, the lowest pace in nearly a decade. The country’s economic restructuring contributed to the slowdown ...
Natural Gas Refueling Infrastructure Market to rise at 10.17% CAGR from 2014 to 2022, Demand for Increased Fuel Efficiency Propels Market.
openpr.com - 8/31/2016 1:17:18 PM
Increasing pollution levels across the world, particularly due to vehicular ... which is largely an import commodity for many countries. The use of natural gas ensures energy security in the long-run, essential for the economic growth of any country.
France, how can you square your ban on fracking with the import of shale oil?
energypost.eu - 8/29/2016 5:34:23 AM
It’s especially sad that a country founded on elemental scientific rationality sought to stop scientific debate. If France chooses to think they don’t need natural gas, that’s one thing, but to import 40 ... trading hub of the world, US shale oil ...
Indian Oil Corp to Continue LNG Cargo Imports
worldenergynews.com - 8/31/2016 11:51:24 AM
Indian Oil Corp (IOC) will continue importing at least two liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargoes a month after the expansion of the Dahej import terminal on India's west coast, a top company executive said. Terminal operator Petronet, which is also India's ...
UAE to buy Iranian gas
customstoday.com.pk - 8/30/2016 1:39:58 PM
Managing Director of National Iranian Gas Exports Company (NIGEC) Alireza Kameli described new gas export policies in the post-JCPOA era saying “the International Energy Agency (IEA) has estimated a 26 percent share for natural gas in the world’s ...
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 ...
China boosts LNG imports
lngworldnews.com - 8/1/2016 2:00:02 PM
Liquefied natural gas imports into China, the world’s largest energy consumer ... China is currently the world’s third largest importer of LNG. The country is expected to require large volumes of the chilled fuel over the next decade as it is seeking ...
The golden age of natural gas
The Hill - 8/30/2016 12:14:04 PM
No country ... it's natural gas which leads the charge in our emissions and cost reduction efforts. ADVERTISEMENT Once short on natural gas, the combination of hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling has turned the U.S. into the world's largest ...
Four countries added to global shale oil and natural gas resource assessment
eia.gov - 12/14/2015 1:11:52 PM
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Advanced Resources International, Inc. EIA continues to expand its assessment of technically recoverable shale oil and shale natural gas resources around the world. The addition of four countries—Chad ...
Major liquefied natural gas trading countries and key drivers
Market Realist - 5/23/2014 4:53:55 AM
The LNG (liquefied natural gas ... Gas Union), Qatar exported 77.2 MT (million metric tonnes) of natural gas in 2013—almost a third of the world’s exports. Since 2006, exports of LNG from the Middle East (Qatar—a small country in Western Asia ...
China’s got the world puzzling over its oil hoard
jwnenergy.com - 8/31/2016 6:57:55 AM
Record purchases this year by the world ... Gas Database. The difficulty is that nobody outside China really knows for certain. The government won’t say how much it’s holding or when the tanks will be full. Energy Aspects Ltd. says the country ...