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
New England's Known Need For More Natural Gas Pipelines
Forbes - 6/26/2016 11:32:27 PM
New England is the country’s most oil-reliant region ... “Pipeline constraints in New England, which relies heavily on natural gas for power and heat, pushed prices skyward last winter,” U.S. News & World Report, 2015 “Electricity rates there ...
Gas-rich RI to import LNG for electrification program
The Jakarta Post - 6/25/2016 3:55:30 PM
Despite claims of having abundant natural ... LNG imports before 2020 as the government wanted to ensure that all gas produced would be absorbed by the domestic market. “If we continue to produce gas as we normally do now but also import, the country ...
Dutch to slash gas production in EU's biggest field
Global Post - 6/24/2016 8:43:01 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).
Natural Gas Market in India: Forecast & Opportunities 2020 - Research and Markets
Yahoo Finance - 6/17/2016 5:09:25 PM
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Natural Gas ... the availability of gas in the country, including intensification of domestic exploration and production activities, development of shale gas policy framework, import of LNG ...
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 ...
Earthquakes Cause Giant Natural Gas Field To Cut Production By 44%
Oil Price - 6/27/2016 10:02:23 AM
The largest producing field in Western Europe — and one of the world’s top 10 gas fields ... Including attracting more liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Europe — with countries here having a lot of under-used import capacity right now.
Europe and the Clash of the Natural Gas Titans
Market Watch - 6/27/2016 1:55:37 AM
The expansion project, led by European heavyweights such as Gazprom, Germany's Uniper and BASF, Engie, Shell and OMV is meeting strong resistance from a number of CEE countries who signed ... energy supply in bringing natural gas from new regions through ...
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 ...
Detonation - Natural Gas or Diesel Power?
Truck Trend Magazine Online - 6/24/2016 4:25:19 PM
The plan suggests tapping the abundant gas deposits here to provide the needed fuel. I like the idea of becoming less dependent on oil that comes from other parts of the world ... than there are natural gas stations in the entire country.
Expanded Panama Canal - Bigger ships, bigger paydays for beans, coal, gas
Reuters - 6/26/2016 12:38:04 AM
Soybean farmers, natural gas producers, container shippers ... accounting for 30 percent of China's 81.5 million tonnes of imports last year, according to China customs figures. Brazil accounted for 54 percent. Shipping volumes through the Canal stalled ...
Uruguay and World Bank announce oil hedging plan
Energy Live News - 6/26/2016 1:06:42 AM
It has been implemented with the help of the World Bank and it aims to protect the country’s oil sector from changes in prices. It covers around half of Uruguay’s total annual oil imports for the ... in the oil and gas industry could reach 120,000 ...
$5.4-billion expansion of Panama Canal could reshape world trade routes
Los Angeles Times - 6/24/2016 11:03:12 AM
It could reshape world trade routes, opening new markets for commodities from South America, pushing back against competition from the Suez Canal and shifting how goods enter the United States. At stake is how imports ... liquefied natural gas or other ...
US continues to distance itself as the world leader of natural gas
blogs.platts.com - 10/1/2015 11:57:59 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 ...
Canada expects lower natural gas exports to U.S., higher LNG exports to other countries
PennEnergy - 4/26/2016 5:20:59 PM
With the continued development of U.S. shale resources, such as the Marcellus, the United States now relies less on Canadian imports to meet demand. By 2040, CEF projects that U.S. natural gas exports to eastern Canada will largely offset Canadian natural ...
The Case for LNG Exports: An Escalating Global Demand for Natural Gas
The Motley Fool - 9/24/2013 10:04:11 PM
Natural ... country's first floating terminal for liquefied natural gas, with an annual capacity of 2.2 million tonnes. Turkmenistan currently accounts for 51% of China's natural gas imports, followed by Qatar at 16% and Australia at about 12%. But the ...