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
South Korea Energy Profile: Heavily Relies On Imports To Meet Total Primary Energy Consumption – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 10/6/2015 7:52:51 AM
... importer of liquefied natural gas in the world behind Japan. South Korea relies on imports to satisfy nearly all of its natural gas demand, which has nearly doubled over the past decade. Although the country possessed discovered proved reserves of 250 ...
6 Reasons Natural Gas Prices Are Staying Down
Seeking Alpha - 10/6/2015 2:40:52 PM
The critical natural gas transit country, Ukraine, reached a supply agreement in the ... In spite of the current surge in natural gas imports from Russia, Norway and Qatar (described in point 4 below), the IEA foresees a decline in European demand for ...
Trans-Pacific Partnership: TPP Will Make It Easier To Export US Natural Gas To Japan
International Business Times - 10/6/2015 5:54:08 PM
They argue building new terminals will accelerate more natural gas drilling and fracking, boosting the threat of local groundwater contamination and increasing the world’s greenhouse ... other non-free trade agreement countries. As a result, the TPP ...
Now Moody's says gas price cut will impact investment
Firstpost - 10/5/2015 11:35:56 AM
"The gas price reduction will have its greatest effect, in absolute terms, on ONGC, the country’s largest producer of natural ... "India relies on natural gas imports to meet its energy needs. Imports accounted for 36 percent of the total natural gas ...
Activists: Stop gas terminal off New York, New Jersey coasts
Seattle Post Intelligencer - 10/6/2015 4:13:55 PM
New Jersey state Sen. Jennifer Beck, a Republican, said the project makes no sense as an import facility, but she suspects it will be used to export natural gas to other parts of the world, with no benefits to New Jersey. Liberty denies it would export gas.
Gas price cut will hit investments in new reserves: Moody's
Economic Times - 10/5/2015 1:16:09 PM
"The gas price reduction will have its greatest effect, in absolute terms, on ONGC, the country's largest producer of natural ... for the same six month period. India relies on natural gas imports to meet its energy needs. Imports accounted for 36 per ...
Iran: a new natural gas supplier for Europe?
Financial Times - 10/5/2015 12:33:12 PM
With its 34tn cubic metres of natural gas, enough to satisfy current EU natural gas demand for 90 years, Iran has the biggest gas reserves in the world. Despite this rich natural endowment, the country has ... s natural gas import requirements will ...
China's Currency Devaluation Affects Global Export/Import Balance
The Desert Sun - 10/6/2015 10:58:57 AM
While it's proving increasingly doubtful that China's competition (including the U.S.) will give up its hard-earned global market penetration, this Beijing-instituted move will further cheapen world commodity prices. These include oil, natural gas ...
Liquefied natural gas to take place of oil, coal?
USA Today - 10/4/2015 7:26:35 AM
says some energy analysts overlook the long-term potential for LNG demand in the world, especially in light of global concerns over climate change and recognition that gas is a cleaner-burning fuel than coal and oil. "Natural gas will be the product of the ...
Ghana’s domestic gas critical to economic growth
Ghana Web - 10/7/2015 1:10:48 AM
Mr Philip Liverpool, Commercial Director for Kosmos Energy, has noted the need for the sustenance of the country ... the policy gas commodity sales price state that all natural gas shall be sold by the aggregator at not less than import parity prices ...
Asian September LNG imports fall 1.2% on year to 13.22 mil mt
Platts - 10/7/2015 12:20:41 AM
Despite the commencement of new contracts with Qatar and Papua New Guinea this year, Chinese buyers struggled to increase imports as downstream demand stalled. The country posted year-on-year falls in imports for seven of the nine months to September.
Morocco to shortlist 3 firms for LNG imports deal
Trade Arabia - 10/6/2015 3:59:36 PM
Morocco expects to shortlist three companies for its new long-term contracts to import liquefied natural gas (LNG) within the next two weeks ... It has started negotiations to secure its imports with exporting countries --including Qatar and Russia ...
Morocco to shortlist 3 companies for LNG imports deal: minister
Reuters - 10/6/2015 9:54:32 AM
DUBAI (Reuters) - Morocco expects to shortlist three companies for its new long-term contracts to import liquefied natural gas (LNG) within the next two weeks, the country's energy minister said on Tuesday. Morocco is evaluating offers from Royal Dutch ...
JPMorgan paints bleak picture of global gas market in client note
Reuters - 10/6/2015 4:39:34 AM
In a client note seen by Reuters, the bank spells out the changing strategies of the world's top liquefied natural gas (LNG ... pegging the rest to U.S. gas prices. Kogas expects cheap coal to reduce South Korean LNG imports in 2016 and sees stagnant ...
World Bank slashes growth forecast
Myanmar Times - 10/7/2015 4:02:35 AM
However, this outlook took a hit as floods swept the country ... World Bank. Natural gas is Myanmar’s largest export commodity and is an important driver of government revenues and economic growth. The exchange rate could also be hit further, pushing up ...