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
Argentina seeking increased natural gas production from shale resources to reduce imports
customstoday.com.pk - 2/13/2017 8:48:51 AM
Imports, which accounted for 23% of Argentina’s natural gas consumption in 2015 ... Argentina is the third country in the world, after the United States and Canada, to commercially develop tight oil and shale gas. Argentina’s Vaca Muerta formation ...
Canada’s LNG imports hit all-time low
lngworldnews.com - 2/17/2017 9:05:35 AM
Canada’s imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) reached an all-time low last year since the country started importing the chilled fuel in 2009, according to the National Energy Board. Canada imported only four LNG cargoes in 2016, equivalent to about ...
A Canadian City Thrives on Gas, Like a ‘Wealthy Little Country’
New York Times - 2/16/2017 12:45:41 AM
Both have sizable oil and gas ... world, and we’d be totally self-sufficient,” said Ted Clugston, the mayor, sipping coffee in Medicine Hat’s award-winning, architectural designed brick-and-glass City Hall. “We’d be a very, very wealthy little ...
Pakistan to Boost LNG Import Capacity
The Maritime Executive - 2/7/2017 6:57:16 PM
Pakistan has a large demand for natural gas and a well-established gas market and distribution system. Last year the country signed ... was a newcomer to the LNG import market in 2015, helping drive up demand for growing world supplies.
Eni, BP plan more investment in Egypt than any other country
egyptindependent.com - 2/16/2017 12:20:03 PM
Eni and BP, Italian and British companies operating in the oil and natural gas excavation field, plan to invest more in Egypt than in any other country over the next five ... would be the last year that Egypt imports gas for the domestic market and would ...
Does the Australian LNG export experience foreshadow soaring U.S. natural gas prices?
resilience.org - 2/12/2017 6:08:23 PM
Two times last winter Australians living in the country’s ... that U.S. marketed natural gas production is down a little over 1 percent for the 12-month period ending November 2016. During the same 12-month period net imports were about 654 bcf or ...
Myanmar LNG import tender could launch by end April amid wide interest: law firm
Platts - 2/14/2017 8:33:21 AM
Myanmar's official LNG import tender could ... In November 2016, a World Bank workshop featured an FSRU in Myanmar with a 500 MMcf/day regas capacity. There will likely be a separate tender issued for a gas-fired power project in Myanmar.
KOGAS interested in Iranian, U.S. natural gas to secure stable supply
Reuters - 2/9/2017 7:30:41 PM
the world's second-largest single buyer of liquefied natural gas (LNG), is interested in Iranian and U.S. natural gas as LNG imports from the two countries are seen possible without destination restrictions, its chief executive said on Friday. "When new ...
India taps newcomers to unlock $7-billion oil and gas assets
worldoil.com - 2/15/2017 3:41:40 PM
MUMBAI (Bloomberg) -- India approved awarding rights for 31 small discovered oil and gas fields ... reliance on imports risks its status as the fastest-expanding major economy in the world. The International Energy Agency expects the country to be the ...
India halves tax on natural gas imports
Arkansas Online - 2/11/2017 11:24:32 PM
India will halve the import tax on liquefied natural gas as it seeks to promote use of the cleaner fuel and boost its share in the country's energy mix. Import tax on the super-chilled fuel will be cut to 2.5 percent from 5 percent, Finance Minister Arun ...
Newcomers Tapped To Unlock $7 Billion Oil And Gas Assets, Crucial To PM Modi's Strategy
NDTV - 2/16/2017 2:33:04 AM
India approved awarding rights for 31 small discovered oil and gas fields in ... and a heavy reliance on imports risks its status as the fastest-expanding major economy in the world. The International Energy Agency expects the country to be the fastest ...
Egypt Explores for Natural Gas With Eye on Exports by 2019
Bloomberg - 2/2/2017 6:24:25 AM
It will import 43 to 45 cargoes of liquefied natural gas between March and December this year from Oman, Russia’s Rosneft PJSC, and France’s Engie SA, to be paid over six months, he said. The Arab world’s most populous country relies on imports to ...
Natural Gas Outlook in India 2016-2020: Analysing Futuristic Business Potential for Domestic & Global Players - Research and Markets
IT Business Net - 2/16/2017 12:12:53 PM
Hence, domestic production of natural gas in India is highly unlikely to keep up with the demand and the country has to rely on imports to meet its demand. Moreover, the domestic production in India has been concentrated over western and southern region of ...
Bangladesh's energy options
The Daily Star - 2/18/2017 6:51:23 PM
The importance of energy is even more supplementary in the context of developing countries ... biomass can even be converted into compressed natural gas that can be employed to run vehicles whereby the import bills, arising from petroleum imports, could ...
As Japan and South Korea import less LNG, other Asian countries begin to import more
eia.gov - 8/24/2016 12:06:52 PM
Japan, South Korea, and China are the three largest importers of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the world, accounting for more than half of global LNG imports in 2015. Combined LNG imports in these countries averaged 18.2 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d ...