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
Egypt awards $2.2 billion LNG tender to four foreign firms - state gas board
en.aswatmasriya.com - 1/25/2015 9:08:00 PM
Declining production and increasing consumption has turned the Arab world's most populous country from an energy ... but has had difficulty securing imports because it lacks a terminal to process LNG, which is natural gas chilled into a liquid state.
Mena energy subsidies fall by $60bn
The National - 1/25/2015 7:20:37 PM
Qatar, the world’s biggest exporter of liquefied natural gas, last year raised the price of diesel by 50 per cent. Kuwait, the only Gulf country expected to post ... so they would be competitive with imports and also to be able to do more exports and ...
Energy Security, Geopolitics and the China-Russia Gas Deals
The Jamestown Foundation - 1/23/2015 11:09:04 AM
China’s Quest for Energy Security While the world media and expert ... In recent years, China’s natural gas and LNG imports have grown rapidly. With the forecast that China will consume as much gas as EU countries combined by 2035, there is a worldwide ...
Ukraine switches to European gas amid Russia dispute
International Business Times - 1/22/2015 11:56:12 PM
Russia has previously supplied almost all of Ukraine's gas needs but relations between the neighbours have broken down since Ukraine's pro-Russian president fled the country ... natural gas. Meanwhile, Ukraine is set to reduce the amount of gas it imports ...
Natural Gas Futures Lose Big on Storage Data
Wall Street Journal - 1/21/2015 11:57:23 PM
The losses put natural gas at a crossroads. Such low prices could be within a few cents of competing against the country’s cheapest coal, which means power plants could step in and buy more gas, lifting the market, analysts at CIBC World Markets said in ...
Beyond the Gas Pump: A New World Order for Oil
knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu - 1/22/2015 9:40:11 PM
But while prices are eventually expected to rise, there are signs that this may not be the typical boom-and-bust cycle the oil industry has experienced in the past, especially as shale oil occupies a growing role in the world’s oil supply. Since hitting ...
Cheap International Gas Finds a Home in New England
The Wall Street Journal - 1/22/2015 11:56:12 PM
Boston is just two states away from one of the world’s biggest new natural gas ... for one of the country’s quirkiest energy markets. Boston is less than 400 miles from one of the sweetest spots of the Marcellus Shale, a gas-rich formation central ...
Obama and Modi talk climate in world’s most polluted city
McClatchy DC - 1/24/2015 11:32:21 PM
The world’s second-most populous country may have a fast-growing economy and middle ... and by forcing buses and cabs to switch from to clean burning compressed natural gas. All over the city, small green and yellow tuk tuk cars announce the change ...
Pakistani Oil and Gas will finish by 2025-2030, Dr Iqtidar Cheema
Pakistan Defence - 1/24/2015 2:03:51 AM
The Gas shortages will definitely prompt an increase in oil imports, which in turn will both increase the inflationary pressures and the budget deficit. The government has previously estimated that over $15 billion are required to meet the country’s ...
Top 10 Countries by Proved Natural Gas Reserves (and Their Production Rates)
explorationworld.com - 9/14/2014 11:52:53 PM
The UAE currently imports ... feet of natural gas in 2012. 6. Turkmenistan – 265 trillion cubic feet in proved reserves A country that seems almost conspicuously absent from geopolitical discussion considering its vast natural gas reserves, Turkmenistan ...
INTERVIEW-Poland plans big cross-border gas pipeline programme
Reuters - 1/22/2015 3:56:35 PM
Poland to unload first LNG testing ships in mid-2015 WARSAW, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Poland plans to build more gas pipelines to link with its neighbours to offload excess from liquefied natural gas (LNG)imports and ... chance in being a country located in ...
Our View: Our politicians need to leave their fantasy world
Cyprus Mail - 1/25/2015 1:22:42 PM
Ever since, our politicians have been operating in a fantasy world of their own making, a world in which a tiny and powerless country (now also bankrupt ... potential of selling it vast quantities of natural gas, for the sake of helping Cyprus, is as ...
It’s Too Soon to Judge Shale Gas
IEEE Spectrum - 1/22/2015 3:56:35 PM
Shale gas—that is, natural gas from shale deposits—may seem at first ... This is particularly true in China, the country that has perhaps the world’s largest shale gas resources and which would benefit most from their development.
Egypt considers gas imports from Israel - minister
Reuters - 1/14/2015 5:50:28 AM
Egypt is going through its worst energy crisis in decades and is seeking fresh sources of natural gas, which powers most of its ... Oil Minister Sharif Ismail said gas imports from Israel were a possibility, when asked in an interview by the state-owned ...
Bangladesh fuel oil imports to grow 15% to 1.5m tonnes in 2015
customstoday.com.pk - 1/22/2015 11:53:12 AM
DHAKA: Bangladesh’s fuel oil imports are expected to grow 15 percent to ... A shortfall in supplies of natural gas has forced the South Asian country to burn oil, a more costly option, to generate electricity. BPC’s 33,000-barrels-per-day refinery ...