Mexico witnessed the first signing of a preliminary unitization agreement in its entire oil and gas history, as it is laying the groundwork to boost crude oil and natural gas production. Meanwhile, Egypt, Venezuela and Saudi Arabia are stepping on the gas pedal to increase their respective drilling activities.
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Between successful project conclusions, natural gas storage facilities in the pipeline and a counter-monopolistic investigation, Mexico’s natural gas market had contrasting news last week. Meanwhile, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin dented IOCs’ stock market value, while ExxonMobil is facing business difficulties and OPEP members agreed to increase crude oil production.
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Shells makes a new discovery in the GoM, Hokchi Energy sets the bar high for private operators and Jaguar E&P and Vista Oil & Gas sign the first private farmout in Mexico’s history. Meanwhile, PEMEX snaps out from a hefty fine and CNH takes another step in raising the interest in IOR and EOR […]Continue Reading →
PEMEX joins forces with private players
The Mexican productive enterprise of the state dominated shallow waters’ Round 3.1, winning seven contract areas. Six contract areas were awarded with consortiums and one as lone player. For a detailed analysis of Round 3.1, click here.
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Has the deepwater sector irreparably sunk?
A day before Halloween, major international companies announced some spooky news. After 17 months of dropping oil prices with no end in sight, they are turning away from the costly, high-risk megaprojects that were previously claimed as the future of the industry. US oil producers are switching to […]Continue Reading →