Definition: This entry is the total natural gas produced in cubic meters (cu m). The discrepancy between the amount of natural gas produced and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is due to the omission of stock changes and other complicating factors.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Natural gas - production map
Egypt looks to secure LNG production and supply
Oxford Business Group - 8/19/2014 2:08:07 PM
Egypt has sizable gas reserves, with 2trn cu metres as of end-2012, according to BP’s 2014 Statistical Review of World Energy ... However, with local natural gas production down and the country unable to meet demand, Egypt has been increasingly in ...
China's Shale Production Falls Short, but Goals Remain in Place
Forbes - 8/19/2014 1:10:51 PM
... Gas in China’s Future U.S. production of shale gas has single-handedly shattered the expectation that the United States would emerge as one of the world’s largest natural gas importers by making the country one of the world’s largest exporters ...
Iran claims boost in gas production
United Press International - 8/19/2014 11:59:16 AM
TEHRAN, Aug. 19 (UPI) --Iran said Tuesday natural gas production ... types of fuel because production has increased. "During the first four months of the current [calendar] year [which started on March 21], our country's gas production has increased ...
Natural gas serves growing portion of Chinese energy demand
Energy Global - 8/18/2014 2:23:37 PM
China has more than triples natural gas production since 2003 ... In 2013, China rose to become the third largest LNG importer in the world, after Japan and South Korea, and in 2013, the country imported 870 billion ft 3 of LNG. Estimates for the first ...
China's National Effort in Oil and Gas Fracking Fails
Breitbart News - 8/18/2014 8:35:51 PM
China’s “economic miracle” faces an existential threat now that the nation is the world’s largest importer ... 80 billion cubic meters of cheap natural gas a year by 2020. But CNEA’s estimate for domestic gas production has been revised down ...
Mozambique’s economy expected t benefit from production of liquid fuel from natural gas
Macauhub - 8/18/2014 6:59:48 AM
Units planned in Mozambique to produce refined fuel may increase the impact natural gas has on ... basin rivalling the world’s largest reserves, with “great industrial, commercial and budgetary impact,” beyond 2018 when production is due to begin ...
Domestic U.S. gas production boom allows sharp cuts in LNG imports from Qatar
World Tribune - 8/18/2014 4:03:50 PM
“The changes reflect growing domestic natural gas production in the United States, a decrease in LNG demand in some European countries, and strong competition for LNG in the global market,” the report, titled “Egypt Energy Profile,” said. Qatar has ...
China’s natural gas demand continues to grow
Fuel Fix - 8/18/2014 1:12:02 PM
China holds the largest reserves of technically recoverable shale gas in the world, although actually getting to the gas won’t be easy, the Energy Department agency noted. China’s natural gas production ... The country’s natural gas consumption ...
Fight climate change with natural gas
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 8/17/2014 3:40:33 AM
The shale revolution is generating real-world consequences in the battle ... Encouraging the production of natural gas — and its export for use in other countries — is probably the single most effective way to do that. John J. Interval is an ...
EIA: China to increase natural gas consumption, investment
Oil & Gas Journal - 8/18/2014 4:46:47 PM
China more than tripled natural gas production since 2003 ... In 2012, China rose to become the third-largest LNG importer in the world, after Japan and South Korea, and in 2013, the country imported 870 bcf of LNG. Estimates for the first half of 2014 ...
Natural Gas Storage Market Worth $763.60 Billion by 2019
TheSacramento Bee - 8/19/2014 3:05:23 PM
The demand for natural gas escalates drilling activities, which sequentially lead to higher demand for storage facilities. Rising safety regulations and attention towards higher production efficiency ... certain results, the world has to bear.
Chevron interested in Ukrainian gas network: report
Yahoo News - 8/18/2014 8:00:03 PM
Moscow (AFP) - US energy giant Chevron is interested in taking a stake in Ukraine's natural gas pipeline network ... Ukraine last year when it signed a shale gas production sharing agreement. Control of the country's pipeline network is a sensitive ...
Gas production from Marcellus shale sets record despite fewer new wells going online
PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW - 8/18/2014 10:30:22 PM
Pennsylvania drillers are pulling record amounts of natural ... at the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh. Increased production combined with lower demand from a cool summer has depressed prices, prompting companies to squeeze more gas from wells with ...
3 Factors Sending Natural Gas Prices Higher
Energy and Capital - 8/18/2014 3:28:02 PM
North American natural gas is set up to be ... is the potential production slowdown in the oil sands area. There's no question that these producers are battling some of the highest production costs in the world. Yet, looking beyond those hurdles for ...
A Quiet Confession: China Cuts 2020 Shale Gas Goals in Half
Breaking Energy - 8/18/2014 11:53:17 AM
Now, the country is back stepping a bit, cutting that goal to 30 billion cubic meters by the end of the decade and combining it with coal bed methane (CBM). While natural gas output is growing at a fast clip in China (production in the first half of 2014 ...