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
U.S. Could Follow Australia in Singing Export Blues on Gas
Bloomberg - 10/28/2016 12:55:38 AM
Americans wondering what life with liquefied natural gas exports will bring ... Now, the country has seven operating plants and three more under construction. Australia is set to surpass Qatar as the world’s largest exporter of LNG by 2018, according ...
Nigeria yet to embrace gas as vehicular fuel
Punch - 10/26/2016 11:09:27 PM
Despite the vast natural gas reserves in the country, the use of Compressed Natural Gas as fuel for vehicles remains abysmally low, while petrol imports continue to gulp ... making it the world’s ninth largest gas reserve base estimated to last over ...
Jordan regulates natural gas prices for local industries
Jordan Times - 10/27/2016 8:59:25 PM
Jordan, which imports about 97 per cent of its energy needs, opened a terminal for liquefied natural gas, that enabled the country to import large quantities and to compensate for the natural gas supplies from Egypt that were halted since early 2014.
WAPCo Chases Dangote Gas
ghanastar.com - 10/26/2016 9:33:25 AM
The move by WAPCo is seen as positive to resolve erratic supply of natural ... to meet the gas requirements for the medium-to-long term requirements of the country, Ghana is therefore looking at supplementing the gas supply with LNG imports.
Policy Prescriptions: Trump and Clinton on energy
KCTV5 News - 10/28/2016 3:40:17 AM
Still, an ongoing drilling boom has lowered dependence on imports of fossil fuels such as oil and natural gas ... Obama's goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by up to 30 percent by 2025 and says America "can rally the world to cut carbon pollution ...
As Japan and South Korea import less LNG, other Asian countries begin to import more
hellenicshippingnews.com - 8/25/2016 8:55:23 PM
Japan, South Korea, and China are the three largest importers of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the world, accounting for more than half of global LNG imports in 2015. Combined LNG imports in these countries averaged 18.2 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d ...
South Korea imports less LNG in Aug
lngworldnews.com - 9/22/2016 12:29:44 PM
Imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) by South Korea, the world’s second-largest buyer of the chilled ... as compared to 2.12 million mt in the corresponding period in 2015. The country paid about US$649 million for August imports, down 34.3 percent ...
Oil & Natural Gas Corp's profit rises on lower costs
asia.nikkei.com - 10/27/2016 8:13:29 AM
MUMBAI (NewsRise) -- Oil & Natural Gas Corp. said quarterly net income ... India's is set to be the fastest-growing crude-consumer in the world by 2040. The country currently imports more than three-fourth of its crude oil requirements.
World Benefits From U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas Exports
Forbes - 1/10/2016 10:12:31 PM
After Qatar and Australia, the U.S. could easily become the world’s third-largest LNG supplier by 2020. We have a great advantage over other LNG exporters because we can reconfigure our vast LNG import ... natural gas as feedstock, the country can ...
Singapore considers more spot LNG imports, developing domestic gas trading market
Reuters - 10/26/2016 1:48:07 AM
The Southeast Asian country appointed Pavilion Gas and Shell Eastern Petroleum as new importers of liquefied natural gas (LNG) into Singapore earlier this week, as the city-state gears up to take more LNG. (Reporting by Mark Tay)
New Zealand Midstream Oil and Gas Industry Outlook to 2020 Market
Medgadget - 10/26/2016 5:33:01 PM
“New Zealand Midstream Oil and Gas ... country’s midstream sector. – Historic and forecast of oil data related to production, consumption, exports and imports for the period 2000-2020, and reserves for the period 2000-2014 – Historic and forecast ...
Singapore Awards LNG Import Licences to Meet Future Demand
myhealthbowl.com - 10/26/2016 9:11:56 AM
Beyond the next tranche of LNG imports, which is expected to start in 2017, EMA also plans to allow third-party spot imports and new piped natural ... gas trades. The IEA Association provides a platform for the IEA to engage non-member countries to work ...
China's Clean-Energy Push Chokes on High Gas Prices: Gadfly
Bloomberg - 10/24/2016 3:52:11 AM
(Bloomberg Gadfly) -- For a country that has been ... But it's no way to run the world's second-biggest economy. As Gadfly has argued before, China's formulaic (not to mention archaic) way of pricing natural gas is distorting the market, making gas ...
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 ...