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
Canada expects lower natural gas exports to US, higher LNG exports to other countries
Today's Energy Solutions - 4/27/2016 1:09:15 PM
With the continued development of U.S. shale resources, such as the Marcellus, the United States now relies less on Canadian imports to meet demand. By 2040, CEF projects that U.S. natural gas exports to eastern Canada will largely offset Canadian natural ...
US, Canada Natural Gas Exports Chip Away At Russian Dominance
The Daily Caller - 4/26/2016 5:20:59 PM
North American LNG exports could compete against Russian gas, forcing the country to rethink how it treats customers. Increased competition for natural gas in the world market has already ... Demand for imports of LNG increased 27 percent in Great Britain ...
Iraq’s gas export plans remain controversial
Trend - 4/29/2016 8:49:11 AM
Iraq was the world's fourth-largest natural gas-flaring country in 2014, as more than half of its gross natural gas production was flared, and the country is taking steps to reduce flaring and instead use its natural gas resources more for power generation ...
EIA: Natural gas net imports in 2015 at lowest level since 1986
Your Oil and Gas News - 4/29/2016 1:56:59 PM
U.S natural gas net imports fell to 2.6 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d ... The United States also exported LNG and compressed natural gas to several countries, but these volumes were relatively minimal in 2015. EIA's Short-Term Energy Outlook expects ...
Europe remains too reliant on Russian gas, officials say
Fuel Fix - 4/29/2016 10:15:05 AM
WASHINGTON – Europe remains overly dependent on Russia for their energy supply and need to establish a steady natural gas supply from the ... Hungary and Slovakia said their countries had been working to get the import terminals and other infrastructure ...
Iran plans to stop gasoline imports once refinery finished
Gulf News - 4/29/2016 1:49:50 PM
The facility will process condensate, a light oil found in natural-gas ... country, the Arabian Gulf’s biggest gasoline buyer before trade restrictions were imposed over its nuclear programme, has been able to buy fuel since reaching an agreement with ...
Cedigaz: Gas market imbalance to last in the short, medium terms
Oil & Gas Journal - 4/29/2016 4:13:00 PM
2%—and was pulled by a limited number of countries. “The inability of natural ... imports. Overall, regional gas prices tended to converge except for North American prices which remained significantly lower than in the rest of the world.
Armenia oil imports down by 8%, gas imports up by 5% in 2015
PanARMENIAN Network - 4/19/2016 2:23:10 PM
PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenia cut import of oil and oil products in 2015, building up natural gas imports instead, the country's customs service reported on Tuesday, April 19, ARKA says. According to the report, 297,900 tons of oil and oil products ...
In Hunt for Solution to Too Much Natural Gas, Suppliers Weigh Creating Demand
The Wall Street Journal - 4/28/2016 9:33:19 AM
The world’s natural-gas ... by Cheniere-supplied gas. “It’s very fashionable right now,” said Mr. Souki, now co-founder of Tellurian Investments, a new gas export company. “But every time you got into somebody else’s country, it’s a puzzle ...
Shell wins gas imports contracts
Buenos Aires Herald - 4/28/2016 12:32:17 PM
Royal Dutch Shell (together with trading firm Gunvor) was awarded another tender to supply the country with eight shipments of ... tenders this month on the open market to import liquified natural gas. Shipments can be delivered at several Argentine ...
Armenia cuts oil imports in 2015, building up natural gas imports instead
arka.am - 4/19/2016 7:56:37 AM
YEREVAN, April 19./ARKA/. Armenia cut its import of oil and oil products in 2015, building up natural gas imports instead, the country's customs service reported on Tuesday. According to the report, 297,900 tons of oil and oil products worth $213.4 million ...
South Korea cuts natural gas rates by 6% on lower LNG import costs
Platts - 4/28/2016 2:33:58 PM
South Korea will cut retail natural gas prices for households and industry by an average of 5.6% from May 1 to reflect reduced LNG import costs ... Despite the price cuts, the country's LNG demand has been declining. LNG sales by state-owned Korea Gas ...
Europe critical of Polish shale gas laws
United Press International - 4/28/2016 1:15:13 PM
With few tapped reserves of its own, Poland imports most of its oil and natural gas from ... were signed with regional countries calling in part for more momentum behind the construction of what was described as "missing" gas links. The commission has ...
Russian Natural-Gas Project Gets Funding from China
Wall Street Journal - 4/29/2016 12:59:43 PM
MOSCOW—A $27 billion natural-gas project in the Russian Arctic has secured ... Russian President Vladimir Putin has made Yamal LNG central to his country’s efforts to boost gas sales to Asia and reduce Russia’s reliance on sales of gas to Europe ...
CORRECTED-China's March piped natural gas imports up 37.7 pct y/y - customs
CNBC - 4/21/2016 4:26:39 AM
Adds LNG imports.) BEIJING, April 21 (Reuters) - China's imports of piped natural gas jumped 37.7 percent year on year to 2.72 million tonnes in March, the country's General Administration of Customs said on Thursday. March imports of liquefied natural gas ...