Search for imports

05.06.2014 Polish PGNiG considering LNG import from the USA

Poland’s largest gas company PGNiG is considering imports from the USA and claims that the earliest delivery of LNG gas could take place in 3–4 years, Warsaw Business Journal said on June 4.

23.04.2014 Ukraine imports 4.1bn cubic meters of Russian gas in January-February

Ukraine imported in January-February 2014 as much as 4.119 billion cubic metres of Russian gas to a sum total of 1.128 billion U.S. dollars, Ukraine’s State Statistics Service said on April 22, ITAR-TASS reported on April 23.

18.04.2014 Putin says Europe to continue buying Russian gas

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on April 17 it would not be possible for Europe, which is trying to cut its reliance on Russian energy, to completely stop buying Russian gas.

24.03.2014 Armenia to import more Iranian natural gas

Armenian Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Armen Movsisyan voiced his country's willingness to buy natural gas from Iran in the near future, Fars reported on March 23.

06.03.2014 Europe boosts Russian gas imports

European utilities boosted imports of natural gas from Russia to the highest level in three weeks even as storage remains at record-high levels amid the mildest winter since 2007, Bloomberg reported on March 6.

17.02.2014 Kazakhstan to continue fuel imports from Russia in 2014

In 2014 Kazakhstan plans to import a little more than a million tons of gasoline, mainly from Russia, Novosti-Kazakhstan reported citing Kazakhstan’s Oil and Gas Minister Uzakbai Karabalin, The Times of Central Asia reported on February 14.

12.02.2014 China crude oil imports record high in January

China's crude oil imports rose 11.9 percent in January from a year earlier to a record 6.63 million barrels per day (bpd), data showed on February 12, as companies restocked ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday despite tepid demand growth, Reuters has reported.

15.11.2013 Iranian Oil Sales Hit 21-Month Low

Iran, the fifth-largest crude exporter as recently as 2011, sold the least in 21 months in October as China, India, South Korea and Japan curbed purchases amid Western sanctions targeting the nation’s nuclear program, Bloomberg reported on November 14.

14.11.2013 Japan to Import Jet Fuel Due to High Prices

Japan’s two biggest airlines are poised to import jet fuel for the first time in at least six years as the country’s shrinking refining capacity pushes up domestic prices, Bloomberg reported on November 14.

21.10.2013 Japan Oil Import Down 19% in September

The volume of Japan's customs-cleared crude oil imports fell 19.3 per cent in September from a year ago, marking the sharpest decline in 11 months, while LNG and coal imports also fell, reflecting sluggish power demand, Reuters reported on October 21.