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
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 ...
Singapore awards LNG import licences to meet future demand
hellenicshippingnews.com - 10/24/2016 6:18:20 PM
Singapore plans to allow other firms to import and sell non-term contracted LNG cargoes on a case-by-case basis, and it is also considering new imports of piped natural gas, trade minister ... as an association country, part of the IEA’s plan to expand ...
Poland to receive two more LNG cargoes by year end
lngworldnews.com - 10/24/2016 11:58:57 AM
Polish liquefied natural gas import terminal last week received another cargo from Qatar on board the Umm Al Amad LNG carrier. The Q-Flex vessel with the capacity to transport 210,157-cb of LNG is jointly owned by Nakilat and K Line. According to a ...
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.
Singapore considers more spot LNG imports, developing domestic gas trading market
Canal CNC Arauca - 10/26/2016 7:53:12 AM
EMA data revealed that natural gas accounted for 95.3% of Singapore's fuel mix for electricity generation previous year. The new import licences are unlikely to lead to an immediate spike in LNG demand as the bulk of the country's natural gas requirements ...
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 ...
Renewable Energy: India to Replace Coal with Cheaper Solar Power by 2022
Nature World News - 10/24/2016 12:20:25 PM
India is taking the lead in creating a country powered by renewable energy by replacing ... The report says that by the year 2035, India's gas import will increase by a staggering 573 percent, oil import by 169 percent and coal import by 85 percent.
Armenia-Iran Gas Deal ‘Planned’
Asbarez - 10/20/2016 11:59:31 PM
YEREVAN (RFE/RL)—Armenia plans to increase imports of natural gas from neighboring ... cubic meters of Iranian gas annually through a pipeline built in 2008. By comparison, Russian gas supplies to the South Caucasus country total around 2 billion cubic ...
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 ...
As Japan and South Korea import less LNG, other Asian countries begin to import more
technology.org - 8/25/2016 10:54:06 AM
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 ...
Facing donors, Vietnam urged to rethink coal-fueled growth
e.vnexpress.net - 10/27/2016 12:56:50 AM
Achieving the target means the world ... that the country "should abandon traditional industries that are heavily dependent on natural resources." "We should switch from black to green energy sources," he said. Vietnam has said greenhouse gas emission ...
China's Clean-Energy Push Chokes on High Gas Prices: Gadfly
Bloomberg - 10/25/2016 1:20:40 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 ...
China Natural Gas Imports Surge to Record Before Winter Arrives
Bloomberg - 10/14/2016 5:58:35 AM
Chinese energy companies boosted natural gas buying ... and Reform Commission. The country plans to adjust pipeline transmission fees next year in what’s been seen as a further effort to stimulate use of the fuel. Gas imports dropped on a monthly and ...
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 ...
Egypt Opens World's Largest LNG Tender For 96 Cargoes In 2017-2018
oilandgasinvestor.com - 10/24/2016 10:33:03 AM
Egypt launched the world's largest ... offshore discoveries of natural gas can be developed. But Egypt's worsening credit profile has tempered some enthusiasm as suppliers fret over payment difficulties that are due to the country's sinking economy and ...