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
Ukraine stops buying Russian gas, closes airspace
Times of India - 11/25/2015 7:46:38 PM
MOSCOW: Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated further on Wednesday as Ukraine decided to stop buying Russian natural ... buying gas from Russia after it was offered better prices from other European countries. Those other countries import gas ...
Global Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Developments 2015
prnewswire.com - 11/25/2015 9:26:51 PM
driven by Asia-Pacific with countries such as Japan, China, and India absorbing high volumes of LNG With the glut of natural gas supply in Australia and recent developments in US shale gas production, LNG trade will expand tremendously Going forward ...
Ukraine stops buying natural gas from Russia
Himalayan Times - 11/25/2015 8:58:13 PM
Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated further today as 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 Russia ...
Ukraine halts Russian gas purchases, closes its airspace
Yahoo News - 11/25/2015 6:20:44 PM
"This is an issue of our country's national ... embargo on food imports from its neighbour to the west should Kiev joined a planned free trade alliance with the European Union on January 1. - Russian gas deliveries halt - Russia's natural gas giant Gazprom ...
Stanford study says world could be fully powered by renewables by 2050
Tree Hugger - 11/25/2015 6:06:25 PM
Wind power is already much cheaper than natural gas in the U.S. at 3.5 ... political will and investments. If countries choose to take this path, the money will follow and we can get there, but it will take our world leaders making the decision to change ...
Byco aims to cut country's reliance on oil product imports by 65 percent
Business Recorder - 11/12/2015 11:43:58 PM
Byco Petroleum Pakistan Ltd aims to cut Pakistan's reliance on oil product imports by nearly 65 percent once it ramps up operating rates at its new refinery, now the country's largest ... replaced by liquefied natural gas (LNG)," he said.
Greek PM and Netanyahu discuss bringing Israeli gas to Europe
The Times of Israel - 11/25/2015 8:00:57 PM
Tsipras told reporters that he discussed working with Israel to develop and transport natural gas ... transportation of gas from Israel to Europe,” he said. The discovery of a large gas field off of Israel is expected to turn the country from a consumer ...
As Prices Tank, This Natural Gas Exporter Became A Net Importer
Yahoo Finance - 11/25/2015 3:28:56 PM
Where one nation officially announced it will become an importer of natural gas for the first time ever. That’s Colombia. Where state oil company Ecopetrol told local press Monday that the firm has struck a groundbreaking deal to import natgas from ...
Honeywell To Automate Finland's First Liquefied Natural Gas Import Terminal
Digital CAD - 11/17/2015 5:54:26 PM
Honeywell technology is currently being used in about 40 similar LNG import and export terminals around the world ... the Nordic countries. The company operates similar facilities in Sweden and Norway to provide customers with natural gas for shipping ...
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 ...
Ukraine: No more gas from Russia
San Angelo Standard-Times - 11/26/2015 1:23:05 AM
MOSCOW — Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated 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 ...
Oil and gas companies 'risk losing $2tn'
BBC - 11/25/2015 2:38:50 PM
The world's biggest oil and gas companies risk losing $2.2tn (£1.5bn ... make up the rest of the top five. Regarding countries, it says US energy companies are collectively most at risk, with $412bn of potential stranded assets by 2025.
You Might Not Know the Scope of the Investment Opportunity Here
Daily Wealth - 11/30/2012 5:49:09 PM
Let me show you... Most of the demand for natural gas imports (in the form of liquefied natural gas, or "LNG") comes from Asia. India, the world's second-most populous country, consumes about three times more gas than it produces. Just 7% of its energy ...
Japan Diversifies LNG Import Portfolio
The Maritime Executive - 2/1/2015 3:23:15 PM
Japan is the ... the domestic gas supply with imports. Japanese companies are using innovative methods to produce hydrocarbons and have discovered methane hydrates, natural gas deposits trapped within crystalized ice structures, off the country's east ...
US continues to distance itself as the world leader of natural gas
blogs.platts.com - 10/2/2015 12:00:58 PM
There are a few countries that are extremely dependent on natural gas/LNG imports, notably Japan and Germany. The graph bellows show the world’s top natural gas importers. One reason for the large amount of imports from the US is geography. Because of ...