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How Much LNG Will be Exported?
February 12, 2013 | Washington Post

Members of congress are split over LNG exports. Republicans are generally supportive and Democrats are generally skeptical. Some experts believe that an export rate of about 6 billion cubic feet of natural gas per day could be sustained.


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Qatar: Oil and Natural Gas Report
February 1, 2013 | Energy Information Administration
"Qatar is the world’s leading supplier of liquefied natural gas, having exported nearly 3.6 trillion cubic feet in 2011. Of that total, almost 50 percent went to Asia while 42 percent went to European markets. In addition to its LNG operations, Qatar is one of just three countries with operational gas-to-liquids facilities, which it uses to produce a range of refined petroleum products." Quoted from the Energy Information Administration country report.

Rough Diamond Exports from Russia
December 12, 2013 | The Israeli Diamond Industry
The Russian government has decided to allow rough diamonds to be exported from any part of the country. Until now, only rough stones from the Republic of Yakutia could be exported.

Record Mexican Natural Gas Imports
May 31, 2013 | Energy Information Administration
"Mexico imported a record volume of natural gas in 2012, about 2.1 billion cubic feet per day, which was up 21% from 2011. Natural gas flows from U.S. pipelines accounted for about 80% of Mexico's overall natural gas imports in 2012." Quoted from the Energy Information Administration press release.


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