The Petroleum Exhibition and Conference of Mexico (PECOM) was inaugurated yesterday. It is one of the most important events of the oil and gas industry in Mexico.
The congress has been happening every year since 1994 in Villahermosa, Tabasco. “Every year it attracts more than 125 companies, representing over eight countries, that are presenting and [...]Continue Reading →
“The oil and gas industry in Mexico is poised for substantial growth,” says Sandy Basler, vice-president of events at AtComedia, the company that has been organizing PECOM since 1994. As new opportunities within the oil and gas industry are emerging in the country with the upcoming energy reform, some conferences and meetings are vital tools for [...]Continue Reading →
MOGR recently interviewed Iván Alemán Aleksei, Chief of the Legal Unit at Mexico’s Energy Ministry. Below are some excerpts from this interview regarding the myths of the Mexican Constitution.
Q: Could you help us clear up the realities and the myths behind the 27th and 28th Articles of the Constitution in terms of national and [...]Continue Reading →
This week, Pemex announced that thanks to its 170 producing wells, Ku-Maloob-Zaap is for the third year the NOC’s best producing field, with an average daily production of 865,000 b/d and 349 Mcf of gas in December, a record breaking month for the field in terms of production. However, Pemex might not be quite as [...]Continue Reading →
On Thursday last week, a panel was held at the Instituto Tecnologico Autónomo de México (ITAM) to introduce a new report on the Mexican oil and gas industry, titled “A New Beginning for Mexican Oil: Principles and Recommendations for a Reform in Mexico’s National Interest”. The report was produced after a series of [...]Continue Reading →
One of the biggest conundrums that the Mexican oil industry poses for the expert analysts that follow it closely is the obligation that Pemex has to operate by itself. This has always presented an added challenge to all of the already existing technical and red tape obstacles that the company has to overcome on a [...]Continue Reading →