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
Hawaii, US territories to import Liquefied Natural Gas
worldbulletin.net - 10/28/2014 8:13:05 AM
Hawaii and U.S. territories have strong dependency on petroleum imports, because of their physical isolation ... U.S. Hawaii and U.S. territories will begin importing Liquefied Natural Gas to limit their dependency on petroleum, U.S. Energy Information ...
Tougher Greenhouse Goals Could Cut EU’s Gas Imports in Half
WRI - 10/19/2014 11:54:20 PM
In recent decades, the EU has become increasingly dependent on natural gas imports, including from volatile countries, which has raised concerns over energy security. The EU imported 66 percent of its supply in 2012, a 21 percent increase from 1990.
ECC meeting: Govt offers incentive, lowers taxes on LNG imports
The Express Tribune - 10/29/2014 8:50:40 PM
In a move to make imported Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) cheaper for the private sector, the government on Wednesday significantly lowered taxes on imports that will alleviate ... to the exchequer,” he added. The country is facing acute gas shortage ...
No progress in talks over Russian gas supplies to Ukraine
Los Angeles Times - 10/29/2014 6:13:11 PM
Moscow offered Kiev a 30% discount on gas imports late last year as an inducement to then-Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich to keep the country's economy closely tethered to Russia's instead of signing an association agreement with the European Union.
Lithuania to now survive without Russian gas
Times of India - 10/27/2014 8:02:56 PM
With the recent hostility increasing between Russia and the western world, threatening gas supplies ... will create the opportunity to form natural gas market in Lithuania, since at present the country imports the entire quantity of natural gas from ...
U.K. to Withstand Russian Natural Gas Cut-Off This Winter
Bloomberg - 10/28/2014 1:06:34 PM
U.K. will be able to withstand a potential cut in Russian natural gas supplies to Europe by boosting liquefied natural gas imports, according to National ... for cargoes for four to eight weeks by World Gas Intelligence. If there is a disruption to ...
Ukraine in August imports natural gas from Europe at 360.9 dollars per 1,000 cubic meters
Kyiv Post - 10/28/2014 3:08:15 PM
According to the State Statistics Service, in August Ukraine received natural gas from Europe in the amount of 403.416 million cubic meters for a total of 145.585 million dollars. In particular, from Germany the country imported 339.128 million cubic ...
Gas-Exporter Turkmenistan Suffering Gas Shortages—Report
EurasiaNet - 10/29/2014 5:55:53 AM
Turkmenistan has the world’s fourth-largest natural gas reserves and exports billions ... or over half of China’s gas imports. The Central Asian country is slated to up those deliveries to 65 bcm by 2020, becoming something of a resource colony for ...
EU Pushes to Resolve Ukraine, Russia Gas Dispute
Wall Street Journal - 10/29/2014 5:01:36 PM
which led to natural gas shortages in Ukraine and several EU countries. Russian gas accounted for more than a third of the EU’s natural-gas imports last year, with around half of those supplies transiting through Ukraine.
Future of natural gas industry keeps improving, survey says
eaglefordtexas.com - 10/29/2014 8:29:12 PM
The U.S. natural ... for the country’s network of gas pipelines. A symbol of the transformation is the export of LNG, or liquefied natural gas. Several years ago, before the shale gas revolution, the United States counted on natural gas imports to ...
With Islamic State on the rampage in Iraq, India seeks to hike oil imports from Saudi Arabia
India TV - 10/29/2014 2:52:45 PM
Riyadh: With oil imports from Iraq on the verge of tapering off because of the emergence of Islamic State, India's Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan ... which operates the world's largest onshore oilfield and offshore oilfield.
Natural gas industry’s future keeps improving, survey says
The Kansas City Star - 10/28/2014 6:14:22 PM
The U.S. natural ... plans for the country’s network of gas pipelines. A symbol of the transformation is the export of LNG, or liquefied natural gas. Several years ago, before the shale gas revolution, the U.S. counted on natural-gas imports to help ...
Is Spain Embracing Local Oil and Gas?
Forbes - 10/27/2014 4:13:52 PM
Although the country boasts domestic potential, Spain still relies heavily on imports to meet its oil and natural gas needs. While Madrid has recently cleared the way for some domestic exploration efforts, including both shale and offshore efforts ...
Ukraine Will Struggle to Boost EU Gas Imports Amid Talks
Businessweek - 10/29/2014 2:09:48 PM
Ukraine will struggle with its plan to boost natural gas imports from Europe, leaving the nation with ... limited volumes to EU countries including Poland last month, reducing the bloc’s ability to sell fuel to Ukraine. “The Ukrainians have always ...
New Market Research Report: Australia Oil & Gas Report Q4 2014
TMCnet.com - 10/28/2014 1:28:03 PM
10/28/2014 -- Australia is set to become a major player in the global liquefied natural gas (LNG) market by the end of the decade. However, we see waning investment sentiment, which will slow growth momentum. The country will also have to contend with a ...