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 ...
Six Reasons Natural Gas Prices Are Staying Down
Oil Price - 10/5/2015 8:47:07 PM
The critical natural gas transit country, Ukraine, reached a supply agreement in the ... the European Union decided to decrease its natural gas import dependence from Russia (ironically enough, natural gas imports from Russia are surging at the time ...
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 ...
UAE's Shah gas project hits full output capacity
Arabian Business - 10/6/2015 11:27:35 AM
The UAE is investing $35 billion to diversify its energy mix and reduce its dependence on natural gas imports for power generation, the country's energy minister said on Sunday.
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 ...
Iran to boost gas exports to, energy imports from Armenia
PanARMENIAN Network - 10/5/2015 11:35:56 AM
PanARMENIAN.Net - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh met with Armenian Minister of Energy and Natural Resources ... The parties agreed to increase Iran’s gas exports to Armenia and electricity imports from the country, Mehr news agency reports.
As China's gas boom falters, state giants grapple with wave of imports
Economic Times - 10/5/2015 2:24:45 AM
BEIJING/MILAN: China's energy giants - after years spent scrambling to secure supplies for the ... and imports, and while the state sets a price ceiling they have little motivation to cut prices even when demand falls. Natural gas demand was 178.6 billion ...
REFILE-UAE's Shah gas project hits full output capacity - official
Reuters - 10/6/2015 10:08:51 AM
The UAE is investing $35 billion to diversify its energy mix and reduce its dependence on natural gas imports for power generation, the country's energy minister said on Sunday. (Reporting by Stanley Carvalho; Writing by Rania El Gamal; Editing by David ...
Gas price cut will hit investments in new reserves: Moody's
Post - 10/6/2015 3:35:09 AM
"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 will continue to ...
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 ...
LNG controversy: What would happen if gas is not regularly imported?
The Express Tribune - 10/5/2015 10:31:31 AM
Since Pakistan entered the world LNG market earlier ... officials woke up to the reality that natural gas, which had fuelled country’s economy, was not keeping pace with the rising demand. The idea to import LNG first surfaced in 2006.
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 ...
Asian September LNG imports fall 1.2% on year to 13.22 mil mt
Platts - 10/6/2015 10:23:10 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.
China’s Slowing Demand Burns Gas Giants
Wall Street Journal - 10/6/2015 3:06:31 AM
Chinese LNG imports are down 3.5% this year, compared with a 10% rise in 2014. Total gas consumption grew about 2% in the first half, a turnabout from double-digit growth in recent years. Natural gas ... demand last year. The countries are negotiating ...
Gas Price Cut to Hit Investments in New Reserves: Moody's
NDTV - 10/5/2015 11:43:06 AM
"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 ...