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
Egypt's natural gas exports drop 86.4% in August
egyptindependent.com - 10/19/2014 11:08:23 AM
Behind each famous monument in Egypt is a story that tells a longstanding historical value, giving the country ... liquefied natural gas (LNG) since September 2014. Meanwhile, Petroleum Minister Sherif Ismaeil mentioned recently that Egypt imports ...
Hovik Abrahamyan to visit Tehran to improve relations on exploiting oil and natural gas
worldbulletin.net - 10/19/2014 11:01:14 AM
Armenia has no proven reserves of energy resources and is dependent on imports for all of its natural gas and crude oil consumption. The country started to import natural gas from Iran in 2009 and diversified its energy security away from being dependent ...
Indonesia LNG Demand to Double by 2020, Eyes Imports to Supply
Ship Bunker - 10/20/2014 12:51:36 AM
Indonesia's state oil and gas company Pertamina predicts that domestic demand for Liquefied Natural ... is the world's fourth biggest LNG exporter, but domestic oil and gas output are declining and attention is shifting to the need for imports and the ...
U.S. Shale Gas Shifting World Trade Markets, Says IMF
NGI - 10/7/2014 7:50:52 PM
Exporters since have shifted their gas products to other locations around the world in response to the United States no longer needing energy imports. The United States also has gained a competitive edge in industrial manufacturing from cheap natural gas ...
Japan expects 70% of its LNG to come from North America, Australia by 2020
asia.nikkei.com - 10/19/2014 3:58:54 AM
TOKYO -- Most of Japan's liquefied natural gas ... imports from Qatar and elsewhere in the Middle East are projected to decrease. Japan's LNG imports from the region soared after the devastating earthquake, tsunami and meltdowns of 2011 convinced the ...
Russian Gas – A Vulnerable Giant
The Moscow Times - 10/19/2014 12:19:58 PM
It is important to remember that, as recently as 2005, projections favored the U.S. to become the largest net buyer of natural gas in the world. But in the years since, domestic production rose 34 percent, making the country functionally independent of ...
Ukraine's president says Russia has agreed to supply natural gas for the winter
FOX News - 10/19/2014 10:25:27 AM
KIEV, Ukraine – The Ukrainian president says his country has reached an agreement with Russia on supplies of natural gas for the winter. When Russia cut off gas supplies to Ukraine in June over unpaid bills, it risked leaving not only Ukraine without ...
U.S. natural-gas production has helped stabilize global energy prices, IMF reports
Market Watch Commentary - 10/7/2014 8:59:27 AM
Fracking in shale deposits has made the U.S. the world ... U.S. natural gas production. Today, shale gas production now accounts for about half of the total U.S. natural gas production, according to the IMF. And it’s already decreased U.S. imports ...
Top 10 Countries by Proved Natural Gas Reserves (and Their Production Rates)
explorationworld.com - 9/14/2014 11:52:53 PM
The UAE currently imports and exports liquefied natural gas (LNG) and shares gas pipelines ... which accounts for about 17 percent of the world’s total proved reserves, according to the EIA. The country’s natural gas sector has taken a substantial ...
Mozambique Set To Welcome Second Natural Gas-Fired Energy Plant Worth $166m
Ventures - 10/19/2014 8:02:17 AM
This is being done to cover power deficit faced by the southern African country and its neighbors ... Recently Mozambique discovered some of the world’s largest natural gas reserves. The southern Africa nation is believed to have the fourth largest ...
How Narendra Modi govt worked out gas pricing formula, dumped Rangarajan; 6 questions
Financial Express - 10/19/2014 4:49:00 AM
Oil & natural gas minister ... government worked out the new gas pricing formula. Edited excerpts: You seem to have dumped the Rangarajan formula... We have put in place a new market-determined regime. Nowhere in the world LNG (or imported) and ...
BP Looks To Tap China's Growing Natural Gas Demand With A $20 Billion LNG Deal
Forbes - 6/20/2014 5:20:57 PM
This is primarily due to the fact that natural gas imports by the Asia-Pacific countries that rely mostly on LNG (~80%) are growing much faster than the rest of the world. The global natural gas demand is estimated to have grown by about 2.5% per year ...
The Big New Push to Export America’s Gas Bounty
New York Times - 10/24/2012 5:21:27 PM
Once dependent on natural gas imports, the United States has gone ... which often run through politically unstable countries. With the potential to ship anywhere in the world, energy companies are connecting regional natural gas markets to a greater ...
U.S. steps up natural gas exports
CNN Money - 6/4/2013 12:56:59 PM
Ships like this are used to send natural gas around the world. Manufactures fear jobs losses ... The bounty: The push to export natural gas stems from the fact that the country now has too much of it. Thanks to the fracking-led energy boom, U.S. natural ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
Using data from British Petroleum’s 2013 statistical review of world energy, we calculated the countries ... With large oil and natural gas reserves and close proximity, Canada is the United States’ primary supplier of energy imports.