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, 2012See also: Natural gas - imports map
Cheap International Gas Finds a Home in New England
The Wall Street Journal - 1/24/2015 11:00:44 AM
Boston is just two states away from one of the world’s biggest new natural gas ... for one of the country’s quirkiest energy markets. Boston is less than 400 miles from one of the sweetest spots of the Marcellus Shale, a gas-rich formation central ...
India to discuss LNG imports with US President Barack Obama on his India visit
Economic Times - 1/21/2015 3:54:47 AM
NEW DELHI: India will strongly raise the issue of LNG imports with President Barack Obama as the country wants liquefied natural gas to be exported only in vessels built in USA, manned by US crew and insured by American companies, official and industry ...
Beyond the pipelines: gas goes global through LNG, but not without risk
THE CONVERSATION - 1/20/2015 4:27:36 PM
The international gas market ... on the country’s global gas challenge. As with everything from oil and wheat to laptops and mobile phones, the UK now sources most of its natural gas abroad. Import dependency – the ratio of gas imports to domestic ...
Energy Security, Geopolitics and the China-Russia Gas Deals
The Jamestown Foundation - 1/23/2015 11:09:04 AM
China’s Quest for Energy Security While the world media and expert ... In recent years, China’s natural gas and LNG imports have grown rapidly. With the forecast that China will consume as much gas as EU countries combined by 2035, there is a worldwide ...
Natural Gas Futures Lose Big on Storage Data
Wall Street Journal - 1/21/2015 11:57:23 PM
The losses put natural gas at a crossroads. Such low prices could be within a few cents of competing against the country’s cheapest coal, which means power plants could step in and buy more gas, lifting the market, analysts at CIBC World Markets said in ...
Weekly Natural Gas Cash, Futures Markets Drop; February Settles Sub-$3
NGI - 1/24/2015 3:01:07 AM
Moderate temperatures for much of the country, combined with ample natural gas supply ... with potential thanks going to the increase in liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports coming into the region. Fresh off Thursday's decline on bearish storage data ...
Beyond the Gas Pump: A New World Order for Oil
knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu - 1/22/2015 9:40:11 PM
But while prices are eventually expected to rise, there are signs that this may not be the typical boom-and-bust cycle the oil industry has experienced in the past, especially as shale oil occupies a growing role in the world’s oil supply. Since hitting ...
Russia Presses Ahead With Plan for Gas Pipeline to Turkey
New York Times - 1/20/2015 11:58:34 PM
Putin surprised the world in December when he aborted long-laid plans for a natural gas pipeline under the Black ... estimated to cost as much as $40 billion to deliver gas mainly to small European countries like Hungary and Serbia made little sense.
Poland plans big cross-border gas pipeline programme
Business Recorder - 1/23/2015 1:22:06 AM
WARSAW: Poland plans to build more gas pipelines to link with its neighbours to offload excess from liquefied natural gas (LNG)imports and connect with other ... "We see a chance in being a country located in the heart of central Europe, with access ...
Oil Plunge Boosts U.S. Natural Gas Imports to 7-Year High
Businessweek - 1/9/2015 10:17:05 PM
The plunge in global crude oil prices has helped boost U.S. natural gas imports to the most in at least seven years, even as the country prepares to start exporting ... Crude oil, used as a benchmark for LNG around the world, fell by almost 50 percent ...
INTERVIEW-Poland plans big cross-border gas pipeline programme
Reuters - 1/22/2015 3:56:35 PM
Poland to unload first LNG testing ships in mid-2015 WARSAW, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Poland plans to build more gas pipelines to link with its neighbours to offload excess from liquefied natural gas (LNG)imports and ... chance in being a country located in ...
China to prioritise natural gas for home use, public transport: NDRC
AsiaOne - 1/19/2015 11:49:36 AM
BEIJING - China will continue to prioritise natural gas supplies for residential users and public transport in 2015 as rapid growth in consumer demand has resulted in shortages in the market, the country's ... output and rising imports of the fuel ...
Bangladesh oil imports to rise 15% to 1.5mt in 2015: Energy ministry
customstoday.com.pk - 1/23/2015 3:33:56 PM
DHAKA: Bangladesh’s fuel oil imports are expected to grow 15 percent to ... A shortfall in supplies of natural gas has forced the South Asian country to burn oil, a more costly option, to generate electricity. BPC’s 33,000-barrels-per-day refinery ...
It’s Too Soon to Judge Shale Gas
IEEE Spectrum - 1/22/2015 3:56:35 PM
Shale gas—that is, natural gas from shale deposits—may seem at first ... This is particularly true in China, the country that has perhaps the world’s largest shale gas resources and which would benefit most from their development.
Obama calls India natural partner, warns Pak against shielding terrorists
Firstpost - 1/24/2015 6:43:02 AM
Upbeat about his upcoming three-day visit to India which he described as a “natural partner”, Obama said he was proud to be the first US President to visit this country twice ... while outlining areas where the world's two biggest democracies share ...