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
Japan’s LNG imports rise 14.6 percent in January
lngworldnews.com - 2/21/2017 8:17:53 AM
Liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports into Japan increased 14.6 percent ... according to the provisional data released by Japan’s Ministry of Finance. The country paid about $3.28 billion for LNG imports last month, a rise of 6.7 percent as compared ...
Shell: 2016 Global Net LNG Imports Increase by 17 Million Tons
hellenicshippingnews.com - 2/20/2017 10:16:36 PM
Global demand for liquefied natural gas ... imports by a combined 11.9 MT of LNG in 2016. This boosted China’s LNG imports in 2016 to 27 MT and India’s to 20 MT. Total global LNG demand increased following the addition of six new importing countries ...
Argentina seeking increased natural gas production from shale resources to reduce imports
customstoday.com.pk - 2/13/2017 8:48:51 AM
Imports, which accounted for 23% of Argentina’s natural gas consumption in 2015 ... Argentina is the third country in the world, after the United States and Canada, to commercially develop tight oil and shale gas. Argentina’s Vaca Muerta formation ...
Natural gas price at three-year low
The New Indian Express - 2/21/2017 4:43:09 AM
According to her, the country will have to learn to pay for LNG imports as hope of increased domestic production is minimal. “We import four out of crude barrels required. Same scenario will happen in the case of natural gas as well,” she added.
Azerbaijan Reverts to Imports in 2016
naturalgaseurope.com - 2/21/2017 9:43:47 AM
Azerbaijan produced less gas for sale in 2016, and imported 294mn m³, compared with zero in 2015, according to the state's statistical committee. The notional country of origin of the imports is Turkmenistan. Ashgabat started a gas swap with Iran in ...
A Canadian City Thrives on Gas, Like a ‘Wealthy Little Country’
New York Times - 2/16/2017 12:45:41 AM
Both have sizable oil and gas ... world, and we’d be totally self-sufficient,” said Ted Clugston, the mayor, sipping coffee in Medicine Hat’s award-winning, architectural designed brick-and-glass City Hall. “We’d be a very, very wealthy little ...
Europe: More energy-efficient, but still import-dependent
dw.com - 2/20/2017 6:06:03 PM
Total energy use in the European Union is slightly lower today than it was in 1990, but fossil fuels remain king, and dependency on fuel imports has grown ... first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Qatar as the country seeks to reduce its ...
Latvia Midstream Oil and Gas Industry Outlook to 2021 - New Market Report
reports.pr-inside.com - 2/21/2017 2:08:39 PM
financial deals as well as latest contracts awarded in the country's midstream sector. Report Scope * Historic and forecast of oil data related to consumption, imports and exports for the period 2000-2020 * Historic and forecast of natural gas data related ...
Belgium Midstream Oil and Gas Industry Outlook to 2021: New Research Report Available
sbwire.com - 2/21/2017 1:40:01 PM
financial deals landscape as well as latest contracts awarded in the country's midstream sector. -Historic and forecast of oil data related to consumption, imports and exports for the period 2000-2020 -Historic and forecast of natural gas data related to ...
Eni, BP plan more investment in Egypt than any other country
egyptindependent.com - 2/16/2017 12:20:03 PM
Eni and BP, Italian and British companies operating in the oil and natural gas excavation field, plan to invest more in Egypt than in any other country over the next five ... would be the last year that Egypt imports gas for the domestic market and would ...
Myanmar LNG import tender could launch by end April amid wide interest: law firm
Platts - 2/14/2017 8:33:21 AM
Myanmar's official LNG import tender could ... In November 2016, a World Bank workshop featured an FSRU in Myanmar with a 500 MMcf/day regas capacity. There will likely be a separate tender issued for a gas-fired power project in Myanmar.
Newcomers Tapped To Unlock $7 Billion Oil And Gas Assets, Crucial To PM Modi's Strategy
NDTV - 2/16/2017 2:33:04 AM
India approved awarding rights for 31 small discovered oil and gas fields in ... and a heavy reliance on imports risks its status as the fastest-expanding major economy in the world. The International Energy Agency expects the country to be the fastest ...
India taps newcomers to unlock $7-billion oil and gas assets
worldoil.com - 2/15/2017 3:41:40 PM
MUMBAI (Bloomberg) -- India approved awarding rights for 31 small discovered oil and gas fields ... reliance on imports risks its status as the fastest-expanding major economy in the world. The International Energy Agency expects the country to be the ...
India halves tax on natural gas imports
Arkansas Online - 2/11/2017 11:24:32 PM
India will halve the import tax on liquefied natural gas as it seeks to promote use of the cleaner fuel and boost its share in the country's energy mix. Import tax on the super-chilled fuel will be cut to 2.5 percent from 5 percent, Finance Minister Arun ...
As Japan and South Korea import less LNG, other Asian countries begin to import more
eia.gov - 8/24/2016 12:06:52 PM
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 ...