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
How natural gas has transformed energy markets
forumblog.org - 10/23/2014 9:59:13 AM
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 ...
Analysis: EU Can Cut Natural Gas Imports By Half
Domestic Fuel - 10/21/2014 2:40:46 PM
“Contrary to popular belief, Europe can be energy independent,” said Jennifer Morgan, Director of the Climate and Energy Program at World Resources Institute. “This analysis shows that the EU can cut natural gas imports in half without raising costs ...
Study: EU Can Cut Gas Imports And Carbon Emissions By Half
Eurasia Review - 10/20/2014 6:45:20 PM
(EurActiv) — The European Union can slash natural gas imports from countries such as Russia by half and cut ... an organisation of independent research institutes and civil society groups. The World Resources Institute (WRI) is its secretariat.
U.S. Shale Oil Market and New Shale Gas Countries Reviewed in 2014 Research Reports
Yahoo Finance - 10/21/2014 2:55:05 PM
Currently, North America and Canada are the only major producers of commercially viable natural gas and oil ... of technically recoverable shale gas in the world trillion cubic feet. The world's country's currently imports 705.5 billion cubic metres ...
The Looming Gas Glut
Foreign Policy - 10/20/2014 11:53:08 PM
That's in part a reflection of a big surge by Qatar, the world's leading exporter of liquefied natural gas ... Buying so much expensive gas is not a long-term option for Japan -- fuel imports pushed the country to its first trade deficit in more than ...
Russia to introduce new tariffs on natural gas for Turkey
Today's Zaman - 10/23/2014 12:43:52 PM
Suffering from a wide range of economic sanctions imposed by Western countries, Russia is expected to introduce new tariffs on natural gas exports to Turkey through ... Russia came this August as a ban on food imports from Western countries.
EU Commission: Europe Could Face 5 to 9 bcm Winter Natural Gas Shortfall
The Energy Collective - 10/21/2014 11:48:58 AM
Perhaps the most important and for respective EU member countries costly finding of this report’s underlying scenario analysis is that Europe may be missing between 5 to 9 bcm of natural gas even if the EU as a whole reshuffles its supply mix ...
New Market Research Report: Belgium Oil & Gas Report Q4 2014
infoline.com.pk - 10/24/2014 1:01:10 AM
A small amount of unconventional exploration may be possible targeting Belgium’s coal-bed methane, but the potential exit of one of the country’s key ... y is the first tug in the world sailing on liquefied natural gas (LNG) and emits nearly thirty ...
Deadlock Over Russian Gas to Ukraine Remains
Wall Street Journal - 10/22/2014 6:11:21 AM
... pricing disputes led to gas shortages in Ukraine and several EU countries—around half of the Russian gas that the 28-country bloc imports crosses Ukraine. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko had asked the EU for an additional €2 billion ($2.54 ...
UPDATE 1-Japan Sept crude imports fall, LNG imports climb
Reuters - 10/22/2014 1:03:32 AM
Japan, the world's fourth-biggest crude buyer, imported 3.39 million barrels per day (16.17 million kilolitres) of crude oil last month, the preliminary data showed. Japan's imports of liquefied natural gas totalled 7.28 million tonnes last month ...
Just Published: “Belgium Oil & Gas Report Q4 2014″
University Chronicle - 10/23/2014 12:43:52 PM
A small amount of unconventional exploration may be possible targeting Belgium's coal-bed methane, but the potential exit of one of the country's key energy ... y is the first tug in the world sailing on liquefied natural gas (LNG) and emits nearly thirty ...
EU could save $80bn in imports as oil prices plunge
Trade Arabia - 10/21/2014 11:37:38 PM
Energy imports for oil, natural gas ... reflect a darkening world economic outlook but they could temper any new downturn. While headline inflation rates could be pushed lower, households and energy-intensive industries in countries that rely on oil ...
U.S. Is The World's Largest Producer Of Natural Gas. Here's What That Means
NPR News - 10/17/2014 2:59:50 PM
4. The U.S. may not be the world's biggest producer of natural gas for long. The U.S. was among the countries where drillers started going after shale gas in a big way. But several other countries have huge shale gas reserves. China, in particular ...
Ukraine's president says Russia has agreed to supply natural gas for the winter
FOX News - 10/19/2014 9:42:30 AM
KIEV, Ukraine – The Ukrainian president says his country has reached an agreement with Russia on supplies of natural gas for the winter. When Russia cut off gas supplies to Ukraine in June over unpaid bills, it risked leaving not only Ukraine without ...