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
Colombia starts to import 39 MMcf/d of natural gas in Jan 2016
customstoday.com.pk - 11/24/2015 7:59:09 AM
... increase that level of imports over coming months, Juan Carlos Echeverry, the CEO of the state-controlled company, said in an interview published Monday in El Tiempo newspaper. Ecopetrol is the country’s primary natural gas producer, as well as ...
Russia, Turkey and World War G
Bloomberg - 11/24/2015 7:54:59 PM
Turkey is Russia’s second-largest export market for gas, just behind Germany. Gazprom’s sales to Turkey have almost doubled in the past decade and now fulfill 57 percent of the country’s ... has built liquefied natural gas import terminals and ...
Ukraine stops buying Russian gas, closes airspace
The Miami Herald - 11/25/2015 2:53:09 PM
Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated further on Wednesday as Ukraine decided to stop buying Russian natural ... stop buying gas from Russia after it was offered better prices from other European countries. Those other countries import gas from ...
Ukraine halts Russian gas purchases, closes its airspace
Channel News Asia - 11/25/2015 3:07:28 PM
The two measures not only underscore the acrimonious nature of the former Soviet countries ... on food imports from its neighbour to the west should Kiev joined a planned free trade alliance with the European Union on Jan 1. Russia's natural gas giant ...
Government Plans Cheap Gas Import for Long Term: Power Minister
NDTV - 11/24/2015 6:43:24 PM
New Delhi: The government will approach global markets for long-term gas supply pacts in view of low prices of the fuel, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Tuesday. "I will be approaching the world market ... gasified liquefied natural gas) is imported ...
Coal Use to Decrease, Replaced by Natural Gas, Renewables in Developed Countries, Report Predicts
The Street - 11/24/2015 2:54:20 PM
The use of coal is projected to decrease in several OECD countries due ... Energy Agency released the World Energy Outlook 2015. The report, which is the Agency's flagship publication, outlines the increasing role of natural gas and renewable energy ...
Govt plans cheap gas import for long term: Piyush Goyal
Economic Times - 11/24/2015 5:03:11 PM
NEW DELHI: The Government will approach global markets for long term gas supply pacts in view of low prices of the fuel, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said today. "I will be approaching the world market ... sufficient coal in the country now.
Country has 2,000 MMCFD gas shortage: NA told
Business Recorder - 11/24/2015 10:22:19 AM
She said there was gap between demand and supply of gas in the country and shortfall was mainly due to large number of gas connections. Shahzadi Tiwana said the other sectors themselves could import Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) for their industries.
Cyprus: energy deal boosts plans to export gas to Egypt
Philstar - 11/23/2015 10:19:20 PM
NICOSIA - A move by British oil and gas company BG International to buy a stake in Cyprus' offshore mineral deposits is an important step forward for the country's plans to supply Egypt with natural gas ... areas off Cyprus. World ( Article MRec ...
World leaders see global-warming deal at hand -- at last
USA Today - 11/24/2015 2:47:11 PM
The main argument: which countries ... gas that power the world. The burning emits greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide and methane that have warmed the Earth's atmosphere over the past 150 years to temperatures that cannot be explained by natural ...
Summit of gas exporting countries opened in Tehran with nine leaders attending
MercoPress - 11/24/2015 2:47:11 PM
A landmark summit of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF ... in general, and natural gas, in particular, and also to reaffirm their continued support for the objectives of the forum. Iran possesses the world’s largest proven gas reserves, with ...
Gas exporters rue industry’s challenges
The Guardian - Nigeria - 11/25/2015 1:31:25 AM
Presiding the meeting, Kachikwu added: “Gas Exporting Countries’ Forum (GECF) as the pivot of natural gas suppliers in the world, is facing significant challenges along the supply chain in terms of production costs optimization, demand for natural gas ...
Ukraine stops buying gas from Russia
The Scotsman - 11/25/2015 1:27:15 PM
Tensions between Russia and Ukraine have escalated further after Ukraine decided to stop buying Russian natural ... to stop buying gas from Russia after it was offered better prices from other European countries. Those other countries import gas from ...
SAOGE features 180 oil and gas firms from 25 countries
Yahoo News - 11/24/2015 6:47:34 AM
The 7th Saudi Arabia International Oil and Gas Exhibition 2015 (SAOGE) opened on Monday, with the participation of 180 companies from 25 countries ... "The Arab world owns a large percentage of the global oil and natural gas reserves, which is expected ...
Rich Countries Don’t Want Coal
Slate - 11/23/2015 10:52:08 AM
And as shocking as it seems, huge chunks of the world ... countries that are willing to buy it. And not just because that’s where the money is. As the U.K. transitions away from coal, it will invest lots of money in replacements like natural gas, solar ...