Country Comparison > Natural gas - imports

RankCountryNatural gas - imports (cubic meters)
1Germany119,499,997,184
2Japan116,599,996,416
3China97,630,003,200
4United States86,149,996,544
5Italy69,660,000,256
6Turkey55,130,001,408
7Netherlands51,000,000,512
8Mexico50,119,999,488
9Korea, South48,649,998,336
10France48,590,000,128
11United Kingdom46,999,998,464
12Spain34,630,000,640
13Canada26,360,000,512
14India23,960,000,512
15Taiwan22,140,000,256
16United Arab Emirates20,220,000,256
17Belgium18,090,000,384
18Belarus17,529,999,360
19Russia15,770,000,384
20Poland15,719,999,488
21Thailand14,410,000,384
22Austria14,019,999,744
23Singapore13,479,999,488
24Hungary13,370,000,384
25Ukraine12,970,000,384
26Brazil10,510,000,128
27Argentina9,825,999,872
28Czech Republic8,890,999,808
29Egypt7,079,000,064
30Portugal6,541,000,192
31Jordan6,456,000,000
32Pakistan6,002,999,808
33Australia5,776,000,000
34Kazakhstan5,747,999,744
35Kuwait5,125,000,192
36Slovakia4,984,000,000
37Greece4,984,000,000
38Chile4,446,000,128
39South Africa4,161,999,872
40Iran3,992,999,936
41Tunisia3,851,000,064
42Switzerland3,680,999,936
43Hong Kong3,369,999,872
44Bulgaria3,256,000,000
45Malaysia2,803,000,064
46Moldova2,520,000,000
47Lithuania2,492,000,000
48Armenia2,350,000,128
49Finland2,321,999,872
50Georgia2,294,000,128
51Azerbaijan2,095,000,064
52Serbia2,010,000,000
53Oman1,982,000,000
54Croatia1,840,999,936
55Ireland1,642,000,000
56Iraq1,359,000,064
57Puerto Rico1,303,000,064
58Latvia1,246,000,000
59Romania1,218,000,000
60Dominican Republic1,160,999,936
61Morocco1,132,999,936
62Slovenia906,099,968
63Luxembourg792,800,000
64Sweden764,499,968
65Israel509,700,000
66Denmark509,700,000
67Estonia481,400,000
68Ghana317,400,000
69Malta311,500,000
70Bosnia and Herzegovina226,500,000
71Macedonia198,200,000
72Jamaica198,200,000
73Macau175,500,000
74Kyrgyzstan169,900,000
75Uruguay70,790,000
76Colombia48,140,000
77Norway5,663,000
78Barbados5,653,000
79Bahamas, The48,020
80Aruba1
81Antigua and Barbuda0
82Afghanistan0
83Algeria0
84Andorra0
85Angola0
86American Samoa0
87Botswana0
88Bermuda0
89Bahrain0
90Albania0
91Bangladesh0
92Belize0
93Bolivia0
94Burma0
95Benin0
96Bhutan0
97Solomon Islands0
98Cambodia0
99Chad0
100Sri Lanka0
101Congo, Republic of the0
102Congo, Democratic Republic of the0
103Costa Rica0
104Central African Republic0
105Cuba0
106Cape Verde0
107Cook Islands0
108Cayman Islands0
109Cameroon0
110Comoros0
111Djibouti0
112Dominica0
113Brunei0
114Burundi0
115Ecuador0
116Equatorial Guinea0
117Gibraltar0
118Grenada0
119Greenland0
120Gambia, The0
121Gabon0
122Guam0
123Eritrea0
124El Salvador0
125Ethiopia0
126Fiji0
127Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)0
128Faroe Islands0
129French Polynesia0
130Nepal0
131Nauru0
132Suriname0
133Nicaragua0
134New Zealand0
135South Sudan0
136Paraguay0
137Peru0
138Maldives0
139Panama0
140Papua New Guinea0
141Guinea-Bissau0
142Qatar0
143Mauritius0
144Mauritania0
145Mali0
146Libya0
147Madagascar0
148Mozambique0
149New Caledonia0
150Niue0
151Niger0
152Vanuatu0
153Nigeria0
154Korea, North0
155Kiribati0
156Kosovo0
157Laos0
158Lebanon0
159Liberia0
160Lesotho0
161Mongolia0
162Montserrat0
163Malawi0
164Montenegro0
165Kenya0
166Honduras0
167Iceland0
168Indonesia0
169Guatemala0
170Guinea0
171Guyana0
172Haiti0
173Uzbekistan0
174Saint Vincent and the Grenadines0
175Venezuela0
176British Virgin Islands0
177Vietnam0
178Virgin Islands0
179Namibia0
180West Bank0
181Western Sahara0
182Samoa0
183Swaziland0
184Yemen0
185Zambia0
186Zimbabwe0
187Burkina Faso0
188Turkmenistan0
189Tanzania0
190Uganda0
191Syria0
192Trinidad and Tobago0
193Saint Lucia0
194Sudan0
195Svalbard0
196East Timor0
197Tuvalu0
198Tajikistan0
199Turks and Caicos Islands0
200Tonga0
201Togo0
202Sao Tome and Principe0
203Sierra Leone0
204Somalia0
205Senegal0
206Saint Helena0
207Philippines0
208Marshall Islands0
209Rwanda0
210Saudi Arabia0
211Saint Pierre and Miquelon0
212Saint Kitts and Nevis0
213Seychelles0

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, 2020

See also: Natural gas - imports map

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