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
Pakistan gas shortages continue to loom as country awaits development of import infrastructure
Live-PR - 12/19/2014 3:11:01 PM
19.12.2014 16:39:01 - Pakistan Oil and Gas Report Q2 2014 - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com (live-PR.com) - Gas shortages continue to loom in Pakistan as the country awaits ... could see first LNG imports in 2015 at the earliest.
As US gas consumption plateaus to help climate, fuel exports pollute elsewhere in the world
The Republic - 12/8/2014 2:23:48 AM
Yet the U.S. is sending more fuel than ever to other parts of the world ... full of U.S. liquefied natural gas and, potentially, crude oil to transit. The country also is expanding trade zones which allow for duty-free imports and export of gasoline ...
Natural gas to cost Israelis double world average, report says
The Times Of Isreal - 12/19/2014 10:03:12 AM
Israelis who have been looking forward to lower electricity prices — as the Israel Electric Corporation begins using natural gas from the country’s offshore fields ... and drilling groups around the world earn on average. The IEC and other energy ...
India’s Nov natural rubber imports jump 19pc y/y
Business Recorder - 12/17/2014 1:33:10 PM
MUMBAI: India's natural rubber imports in November jumped 19 percent ... as a drop in local output and lower prices in the world market prompted tyre makers to increase overseas purchases. The country's production in the month fell by a quarter on year ...
GUEST VIEW: Politics are trumping science on shale gas drilling
Niagara Gazette - 12/20/2014 2:59:41 AM
An “anti-fracker” got 30 percent of the vote in a Democratic primary and so now the people of the state must suffer the insult of being one the biggest consumers of natural gas in the country while ... The rest of the world looks at America as being ...
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 ...
New York State Bans Fracking For Natural Gas
The Latin Post - 12/18/2014 2:22:05 PM
The fracking method has yielded tens of billions of dollars of profits for oil and gas companies, and reduced fuel imports ... the country to great success -- is short-sighted and reckless, particularly when New York depends on safely produced natural ...
Stepping on the gas: addressing Australia’s energy security
independentaustralia.net - 12/20/2014 1:26:37 AM
As a previous article explained, we are now dependent on imports for more than 90 per cent ... by the Germans to overcome fuel shortages in World War II, chemical reactions under heat convert natural gas into a low-sulphur synthetic diesel.
Putin to send more gas to Turkey, no comment on price
Today's Zaman - 12/18/2014 5:06:44 PM
Russia plans to boost its supply of natural gas to Turkey ... for its planned increase in gas supply to the country. Putin on Dec. 1 announced in Ankara that Russia would grant Turkey a 6 percent discount on its gas imports for the next year, supplying ...
Tougher Greenhouse Goals Could Cut EU’s Gas Imports in Half
WRI - 10/19/2014 11:54:20 PM
In recent decades, the EU has become increasingly dependent on natural gas imports, including from volatile countries, which has raised concerns over energy security. The EU imported 66 percent of its supply in 2012, a 21 percent increase from 1990.
Analysis: A global natural gas boom alone won't slow climate change
PennEnergy - 12/18/2014 7:08:25 PM
because generating electricity by burning natural gas emits less than half as much carbon dioxide as burning coal. The US success story has stimulated the interest of numerous countries around the world. After all, shale is the most abundant form of ...
BP Looks To Tap China's Growing Natural Gas Demand With A $20 Billion LNG Deal
Forbes - 6/20/2014 5:20:57 PM
This is primarily due to the fact that natural gas imports by the Asia-Pacific countries that rely mostly on LNG (~80%) are growing much faster than the rest of the world. The global natural gas demand is estimated to have grown by about 2.5% per year ...
The Big New Push to Export America’s Gas Bounty
New York Times - 10/22/2012 11:57:31 PM
Once dependent on natural gas imports, the United States has gone from ... which often run through politically unstable countries. With the potential to ship anywhere in the world, energy companies are connecting regional natural gas markets to a greater ...
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 ...
How natural gas has transformed energy markets
forumblog.org - 10/23/2014 9:04:57 PM
As more countries exploit new sources of natural gas, not only is the geography ... As a result, Japan’s liquefied natural gas imports have increased dramatically—by about 40 percent—since the disaster, making Japan the world’s largest importer ...