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
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
RPT-COLUMN-China is more than LNG's best hope, it's a microcosm: Russell
CNBC - 10/26/2016 12:03:44 PM
LAUNCESTON, Australia, Oct 26 (Reuters) - China stands out as a bright spot for oversupplied liquefied natural gas (LNG) markets ... stands in contrast to Japan, the world's biggest buyer of the fuel, where imports dropped 3.5 percent in the first eight ...
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 ...
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 ...
New LNG imports to bring to Singapore gas from US, Australia and Russia, among others
The Business Times - 10/26/2016 1:55:17 AM
THE start of the new tranche of liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports next year will bring to Singapore gas from the US, Australia, Norway, Russia, Qatar and Brunei. These countries are part of the global LNG supply portfolios of Pavilion Energy and Shell ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Natural gas as alternative vehicular fuel
The Nation - 10/25/2016 6:21:19 AM
China and Egypt have unveiled programmes aimed at significantly improving the numbers of CNG vehicles in their countries. With approximately 25 million natural gas vehicles around the world and consuming about 1,000 Bcf of gas annually, there has been a ...