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
Paying the price: Gulf eyes Iranian gas as Pakistan delays imports
The Express Tribune - 8/31/2014 10:29:16 PM
In June, Kuwait became the second country in the Gulf that announced its desire to buy natural gas from Iran ... nations that were interested in imports. If the programme is agreed and the US and other world powers reach some arrangement with Iran ...
Which country relies most heavily on Russian gas?
USA Today - 8/31/2014 9:29:01 AM
with Russia alone representing a quarter of the country's imports of natural gas, oil, and coal. According to the International Energy Agency, Russia supplies about 38% of German gas imports, 35% of oil imports, and 25% of coal imports. That dependence ...
Qatar to relinquish hold as world leader in LNG exports
Arab News - 9/1/2014 7:29:08 PM
Qatar boasts the third largest natural gas reserves in the world and has a vast resource ... Daiichi nuclear power facility, the country decommissioned its nuclear energy program and turned to increased hydrocarbon imports. Japan currently is the largest ...
Yuri Vanetik: Gas exports a natural for U.S.
Boston Herald - 9/1/2014 3:51:24 AM
According to the Energy Information Administration, this country recently took over Russia’s spot as the top oil and natural gas producing nation in the world. We’re now “suffering” from energy over-abundance. Americans are expected to use at most ...
BP Interested in Natural Gas News in China
newschanneldaily.com - 8/31/2014 8:56:13 PM
From fossil fuels to renewable solar power the country is constantly in need of yet more choices in greater amounts. The world ... natural gas in the country, but as the demand will soon outstrip this resource its likely to come to rely heavily on imports.
Gas imports from Israel to save Egypt $10 per million BTUs
Daily News Egypt - 8/30/2014 8:35:56 PM
The government should allow the Damietta and Edco factories to import gas from Israel and obtain a ... average price of $16 per million BTUs from other countries. He pointed out that importing liquefied natural gas (LNG) will require extra costs for ...
Russian Gas Won't Sate China's Massive Energy Appetite
The Motley Fool - 8/30/2014 2:09:23 PM
That sector alone accounts for about half of the country's federal budget revenues ... a long stalled deal with China to supply the world's most populous nation with 1.3 trillion cubic feet of natural gas a year. The deal is worth roughly $400 billion ...
Mexico Will Be Taking More US Natural Gas
Forbes - 8/31/2014 7:20:10 AM
Although future export of US natural ... world. Texas’ Eagle Ford shale basin does extend into Mexico, but water supply in a water-short nation will be a major problem for fracking. Mexico’s domestic gas production now accounts for just 60% of the ...
Growing reliance on mineral imports poses economic and political risks
Dallas News - 9/1/2014 8:47:52 PM
When Americans think of mining, they typically think of coal, oil and natural gas, but dozens of other minerals are extracted ... a facility to start production — five times longer than in countries with comparable environmental standards, such as ...
Infographic: Fracking Imports and Exports in Europe — Natural Gas Reserves, Production, and Consumption by Country
Circle of Blue - 6/1/2011 11:59:53 PM
How do shale gas reserves measure up in European countries? The United Kingdom is the latest country to support hydraulic fracturing—the process of injecting water, chemicals, and sand at high pressure into rock formations to free up the oil and natural ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
Using data from British Petroleum’s 2013 statistical review of world energy, we calculated the countries ... With large oil and natural gas reserves and close proximity, Canada is the United States’ primary supplier of energy imports.
U.S. Hopes Boom in Natural Gas Can Curb Putin
New York Times - 3/6/2014 3:59:05 PM
Although Russia is still the world ... of cheap domestic natural gas oppose the effort, they have fallen to the sidelines in the rush. For Russia, energy supplies are as important to keeping a hold on Ukraine and the other former countries of the Soviet ...
Mexico's Pemex says natural gas imports could end by 2017
Reuters - 9/12/2012 9:17:22 PM
Mexico's natural gas imports have been rising, reaching 790 million cubic feet last year. They are expected to hit 934 million cubic feet this year. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), Mexico boasts the world's fourth-largest ...
Is US Producing More Natural Gas Than Any Country in The World?
NewsBlaze - 2/14/2012 11:54:33 PM
Deputy Assistant Secretary Robert F. Cekuta today said the United States produced more natural gas than any country in the world in 2010; more than all the countries of the Middle East combined. In his remarks at the 2nd U.S.-Indonesia Energy Investment ...
Natural Gas's Danger Signs
Washington Post - 10/6/2005 11:59:34 PM
U.S. natural gas prices are among the highest in the world. Though the United States imports some natural gas ... About 17 percent of the country's electricity is generated by natural gas, according to government data. Natural gas accounts for about ...