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
Philippines eyes more natural gas imports
ABS-CBN News - 9/30/2014 6:40:25 PM
The plan, if approved, may also mean lower coal imports for the Southeast Asian country ... World Corp Ltd opens its LNG hub in Pagbilao province. Monsada said the government was looking earlier at a 15 percent share in the fuel mix for natural gas ...
US gas boom turns global as LNG exports to shake up market
Live Mint - 10/1/2014 8:23:37 AM
Advances in drilling techniques including hydraulic fracturing have pushed US natural gas output to a record every year since 2011 and made the country the world’s largest producer ... Japan’s LNG imports jumped to a record after the 2011 meltdown ...
The world's biggest energy hogs aren't who you think they are
The Christian Science Monitor - 10/1/2014 11:51:13 AM
It is widely assumed that Westerners are some of the world’s worst energy ... Tobago is one of the richest countries in the Caribbean, and the region's leading producer of oil and gas; it houses one of the largest natural gas processing facilities ...
Liquefied Natural Gas Market to be Worth US$196.4 Million in 2019: Transparency Market Research
northforkvue.com - 9/30/2014 3:48:37 PM
and the Rest of the World (RoW). The global liquefied natural gas demand in Asian countries such as India, Japan, South Korea, and China is expected to grow at a healthy rate. Similarly, owing to high liquefied natural gas imports, the LNG market in the ...
What Shale Gas Revolution Means for International Energy Geopolitics and New World Order?
The Huffington Post - 9/30/2014 2:44:12 PM
However, that promise very much depends on North America (namely US and Canada foremost) becoming a single, transparent and well regulated energy market for all, as the new supply hub of the world. 1/3 of all the oil that the US imports is supplied by Canada.
Poland claims shortfall in Russian natural gas imports
The Sofia Globe - 9/12/2014 12:25:05 AM
Poland’s gas giant PGNiG said Wednesday that natural gas deliveries from the east from Russia’s Gazprom had fallen short of order, forcing a break in re-exports to gas-strapped Ukraine. PGNiG has observed reduced natural gas supplies in the framework ...
Greece and Bulgaria Discuss Gas Imports
Greek Reporter - 9/18/2014 5:28:45 PM
The Bulgarian government announced on Thursday that the country is talking with Greece concerning gas imports, fearing that the Ukraine ... “We are working to reverse natural gas via an existing gas pipeline with Greece, as we could receive additional ...
Natural Gas Imports into China – Prospects for Growth
jdsupra.com - 9/10/2014 1:49:11 PM
In the near term, natural gas imports into China are likely to continue ... of the importance of supply diversification in any country's energy policy. As one of the world's largest gas importers and consumers, there is every reason that the future growth ...
The World’s 10 Biggest Energy Gluttons
NASDAQ - 9/30/2014 9:43:33 AM
This article was written by Oilprice.com, the leading provider of energy news in the world ... is one of the richest countries in the Caribbean, and the region's leading producer of oil and gas; it houses one of the largest natural gas processing ...
Federal regulators approve Cove Point gas export terminal
State Impact - 9/30/2014 9:43:33 AM
Federal regulators have approved a proposal to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Dominion’s Cove Point, Maryland terminal. The facility was orginally designed to receive gas imports ... domestic natural gas to countries in Asia and Europe.
U.S. Hopes Boom in Natural Gas Can Curb Putin
New York Times - 3/6/2014 10:51:16 AM
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 ...
Philippines set to start LNG imports by early next year
Business Recorder - 6/9/2014 9:48:43 AM
MANILA: Australia-listed Energy World Corp Ltd expects its nearly $1 billion liquefied natural gas hub and power plant in the Philippines to be running by early 2015, paving the way to a new market for imports ... unit operates the country's sole natural ...
Is Europe's gas supply threatened by the Ukraine crisis?
theguardian.com - 3/3/2014 11:26:27 PM
This weekend, as relations between the two countries descended to an alarming new low, Moscow warned that the cut-price deal was unlikely to last much longer. Gazprom, which controls nearly one-fifth of the ... charged Ukraine for natural gas from $50 ...
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 ...
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 ...