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
Excelerate Energy and Petrobangla Sign Final Agreements for Bangladesh's First LNG Import Terminal
prnewswire.com - 7/25/2016 9:36:20 AM
The new terminal will enable Petrobangla to procure LNG from international gas markets which will further complement and enhance Bangladesh's ability to reliably use the country's domestic natural gas ... LNG will be the world's first fully integrated ...
India to unveil natural gas infrastructure policy
Mining Weekly - 7/25/2016 10:19:17 AM
Natural gas currently accounts for about 8% of the country’s energy needs, while oil accounts for more than a quarter of the energy demand. According to government estimates, the country’s gas supply deficit is expected to widen to 78-million standard ...
‘Renewable energy sources must be tapped to bring down the fuel import burden’
The Hindu Business Line - 7/24/2016 5:15:39 PM
India needs its own alternative energy model spanning untapped renewable energy sources to bring down fuel import burden, Minister for State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan, said. Renewable energy is “clean and new ...
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 ...
Turkish gas discount to be applied for winter
worldbulletin.net - 7/25/2016 12:13:49 PM
The exact discount rate is expected to be announced in September 2016. Turkey imports 10 billion cubic meters of natural gas from Iran annually. Meanwhile, the arbitration case between Russia and Turkey is still ongoing and is awaiting finalization.
Saudi Arabia Boosts Natural-Gas Output
The Wall Street Journal - 7/20/2016 5:41:52 PM
FADHILI, Saudi Arabia—The world ... natural-gas production. Now, after years of stumbles and missed deadlines, the kingdom is making progress in boosting gas capacity, top officials said Wednesday, initiating major new projects meant to reduce the ...
Dawn - 7/25/2016 1:43:53 AM
The world ... be the country’s first to treat gas from both onshore and offshore fields. The start of the Fadhili project comes after a gas development called Wasit started production in March. It is expected to add 20pc to Saudi Arabia’s natural ...
Report predicts natural gas prices are set to fall
Bunbury Mail - 7/19/2016 8:03:14 AM
New projects in both countries have commenced ramping up production. It also forecast the world’s top two liquefied natural ... The two nations currently account for almost 50 per cent of global natural gas imports. IEA executive director Fatih Birol ...
Panama Papers Reveal Wide Use of Shell Companies by African Officials
New York Times - 7/25/2016 4:07:03 AM
The 11.5 million documents taken from the Panamanian law firm, Mossack Fonseca, by a source who has not been identified have been the subject of news coverage around the world ... oil, natural gas and mining operations in 44 of Africa’s 54 countries.
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 ...
Signs That Turkmenistan's Gas Sector Is In Crisis
Radio Free Europe - 7/24/2016 5:15:39 PM
The hydrocarbon sector, particularly natural gas, is critical not only to ... What does the restructuring mean for Turkmenistan, a country with the fourth largest gas reserves in the world, and why were changes necessary? How bad is the situation in ...
Report: New gas pipelines would make U.S. miss climate target
AG Week - 7/22/2016 8:49:47 AM
This would lock the country into more natural gas-fired electricity rather than renewable energy, and cause the United States to miss a target of cutting greenhouse gas emissions 83 percent from 2005 levels by 2050, the report said. "Our calculations show ...
New Gas Infrastructure Is Going To Completely Undermine U.S. Climate Goals
Think Progress - 7/22/2016 5:57:59 AM
The country is in the process of building hundreds of miles of natural gas pipeline that will ... These pipelines will make the gas accessible across the country and around the world, as production is expected to double again by 2030.
Under May’s New Government, a U.K. Gas Fracking Push Is Probable
Bloomberg - 7/25/2016 8:39:04 AM
May, her predecessor David Cameron, and newly appointed members of her cabinet including former Energy Secretary Amber Rudd have supported hydraulic fracturing of Britain’s shale rock to reduce the nation’s increasing dependence on natural gas imports.
Canada expects lower natural gas exports to U.S., higher LNG exports to other countries
PennEnergy - 4/26/2016 5:20:59 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 ...