PEMEX’s struggles are no news for the Mexican oil and gas industry, but things are getting worse as the oil prices keep dropping, pulling down with them the global oil and gas industry. For now, it seems, there is no way out. On the 21st of January, when Brent Crude stood at US$28.38 per […]Continue Reading →
The last quarter of the year seems to evidence the exhaustion of a PEMEX model that no longer holds itself, no matter which angle it is looked at. The fact that the price of Mexican crude oil has dropped below the barrier of US$50 per barrel is just another factor of concern for the […]Continue Reading →
The bidding terms for the first blocks of Round One were presented yesterday in a ceremony that marked the starting point for oil exploration by local and international private companies in Mexico, something that was defined as an “unprecedented milestone in the history of the country“ by Pedro Joaquín Coldwell, Minister of Energy.
“Today […]Continue Reading →
As it has been the case with the presentation of its quarterly results for the last year and a half or so, PEMEX began its conference call announcing its 3Q14 results with a brief overview of matters surrounding the Energy Reform and the way in which they will impact the NOC. A calendar […]
by Pedro Alcalá
The hype surrounding the release of the exploration areas and production fields in Mexico’s hydrocarbon assets that will be available for the private sector to bid has finally simmered to a reality. The general terms that will be applicable to all contracts were just released by SENER this week and even though Round One’s first set […]Continue Reading →
The significant changes the Energy Reform will bring may already be envisaged in events like Mexican Oil & Gas Opportunities Post-Reform II, a three- day summit that took place at the Hyatt Regency in Mexico City which compiled the opinion of some of the main leaders of the industry.
Following the resolution of Round Zero […]Continue Reading →