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
Netherlands to slash gas production in EU's biggest field
Daily Times - 6/24/2016 5:51:13 PM
However, by May last year, natural gas imports for the first time overtook exports in the country which is the largest consumer of natural gas within the 34-member Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development's (OECD).
Dutch to slash gas production in EU's biggest field
Times of India - 6/24/2016 4:46:48 PM
However by May last year, natural gas imports for the first time overtook exports in the country which is the largest consumer of natural gas within the 34-member Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development's (OECD). jhe/jkb/pvh (This story has ...
Gas import tailwinds
Polity.org.za - 6/24/2016 8:18:34 AM
In other words, South Africa is preparing to start importing liquefied natural gas (LNG), primarily as part ... cheapest ways of producing electricity in many countries during the 2020s and in most of the world in the 2030s.” The immediate takeaway ...
World’s biggest natural gas producer Gazprom eyes bigger share in India
Financial Express - 6/22/2016 1:18:36 AM
Russia’s Gazprom PJSC, the world’s biggest natural gas producer ... discussed various routes to bring Russian gas to India and cooperation in third countries. Also, (I) met Alexei Miller, CEO Gazprom, world’s largest gas company.
Oil imports to OECD countries fell until March
Energy Live News - 6/20/2016 3:18:29 PM
Imports of crude oil from OPEC countries to ... Production of crude oil, natural gas liquids (NGL) and refinery feedstocks in OECD countries dropped in March compared to a year earlier. It fell by 0.5% as production declined in Mexico by 5.3% and in ...
Iran doubles Turkmen gas imports in 2015
Trend - 6/24/2016 7:42:46 AM
Iran increased gas imports from ... year-to-year. The country’s proven gas reserves also stood at 35.5 trillion cubic meters. Iran’s gas exports increased 2.2 percent to 8.541 bcm last year, the report said. The country’s natural (sweet) gas demands ...
As natural gas surpasses coal, opportunity for Houston
Houston Chronicle - 6/23/2016 5:27:57 AM
Globally, coal still dominates electricity generation, but it is slowly losing its grip, according to BP's Statistical Review, which each year details energy supply and demand around the world ... 2006, natural gas produced 20 percent of the country's ...
Romania’s natural gas production will grow by 4.5 pct in the next three years
business-review.eu - 6/21/2016 8:14:58 AM
The natural gas production will grow with 4.5 percent in the next three years while imports will be maintained at the level ... 31.715 million tep will go into the internal consumption of the country and 6 million tep will represent exports.
China LNG Imports to Grow at CAGR 15% till 2021 Says TechSci Research
Press Release Point - 6/20/2016 10:53:38 AM
In 2014, LNG imports accounted for around 46% of the country’s total natural gas imports, making China the third largest importer of LNG in the world, after Japan and Korea. Major consumers of LNG in China include power, industrial, residential and ...
How gas could warm relations between Israel and Turkey
Jewish Journal - 6/21/2016 11:35:24 AM
That last item is a key driver of efforts to forge a rapprochement between Israel and Turkey: At stake are reserves of natural ... countries. "They don't want to be dependent on one source, or two sources of energy." Turkey imports the bulk of its gas ...
China LNG Market Demand & Supply analysis, By End-User, By LNG Terminals Forecast and Opportunities, 2011 - 2021
prnewswire.com - 6/23/2016 9:05:41 PM
while the remaining was addressed by LNG and cross-country natural gas pipeline imports. According to "China LNG Market Demand & Supply analysis, By End-User, By LNG Terminals Forecast and Opportunities, 2011 – 2021", the market for imported LNG is ...
Nigeria's Dangote shifts focus from cement to oil and gas
Reuters - 6/24/2016 11:31:50 AM
LAGOS (Reuters) - Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, plans to launch Nigeria's first private crude oil refinery by 2019 while almost doubling his cement production on the continent by adding plants in eight countries ... world's ninth largest proven gas ...
Fuel consumption grows 6.7% in May, import dependence goes up to 81.9%
Economic Times - 6/22/2016 7:02:11 AM
Natural gas production fell 6.9% to 2,656 million metric standard cubic meters. Increasing gas demand in the country was met by increased import of liquefied natural gas. India imported 2082 MMSCM of LNG, 43% more than it did a year ago. The government has ...
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 ...
Pakistan Seeks to Import More LNG to Address Supply Shortage
Rigzone - 6/16/2016 5:43:24 AM
Due to the natural gas supply deficit, the Pakistani government planned to import up to 2.4 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) by 2017 for which the required infrastructure including LNG terminals are under construction. The country's first LNG terminal ...