After conducting in-depth interviews with 183 key stakeholders in the Mexican oil and gas industry, and a careful process of transforming their perspectives, ideas and ambitions into a 381 page comprehensive overview of the latest developments in the sector, the 2013 edition of Mexico Oil & Gas Review is currently done and at the printer.
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“Our goal this year is to host the most successful Mexican Petroleum Congress (CMP) ever,” explains José Serrano, President of the Colegio de Ingenieros Petroleros de México (CIPM), “because we have all the elements we need: a great team, strong support from the local and federal government, and a great setting with all the necessary [...]Continue Reading →
When US president Barack Obama visited Mexico last week, his Mexican counterpart, Enrique Peña Nieto, wasn’t the most powerful person he conferred with – at least, according to Forbes. The publication’s most recent listing of the world’s most powerful people ranks business mogul Carlos Slim Helú and his family at the [...]Continue Reading →
This week Pemex sent a letter of intent to shipyard Hijos de J. Barreras (HJB) in Galicia, Spain, as a means to acquire 51% of the company’s stock. According to the letter signed by Pemex directors, the main goal behind the acquisition of the Spanish shipyard is to “transfer the technological knowledge of [...]Continue Reading →
On several occasions Emilio Lozoya Austin – CEO of Pemex – has expressed concern about the NOC’s pension system, a situation that was reflected in today earnings call. There were several questions related to the amount of labor liabilities presented today; it is estimated that the value of this liability amounts to MX$ 1.3 billion pesos [...]Continue Reading →
The PECOM “Exposición y Conferencia del Petroleo de México” 2013, was inaugurated on April 9th at around 7:30 PM. The inauguration ceremony was followed by the ribbon cutting and VIP tour of the stands -with the presence of Arturo Núñez Jiménez, governor of Tabasco- and finally a welcoming cocktail.
The next day, important [...]Continue Reading →