After filing for insolvency in Sept. 2018, Oro Negro’s creditors attempted to take over five oil platforms. Mexico’s private sector defended industry’s regulators, CRE and CNH against a parliamentary initiative to integrate both commissions to the Ministry of Energy. Meanwhile, IEA adjusts Venezuela crude oil production on the low end and ExxonMobil and Shell […]Continue Reading →
In the week that Mexico, Canada and the US concluded negotiations for the new USMCA trade agreement, CNH advised an action plan to reach the next administration’s crude oil production targets, approved Talos Energy’s appraisal plan for Zama and authorized Jaguar E&P’s farmout with Vista Oil & Gas. Meanwhile, Argentina is poised to […]Continue Reading →
Abel Hibert, a close advisor of President-elect AMLO, denied a Wall Street Journal article that said López Obrador would suspend Mexico’s licensing rounds for two years. Meanwhile, Saudi Arabia cancelled Saudi Aramco’s IPO and French Total abandoned its business ventures in Iran due to the renewed US sanctions.
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There is no denying that shallow waters are Mexico’s forte. At the height of its production boom, the Cantarell complex was producing 2.1 million b/d, ranking it the second-fastest producing field in the world. The knowledge and experience of the service providers that worked with PEMEX in shallow waters will be invaluable to the new […]
by Sara Warden
Mexico’s regulatory authorities have all hands on deck to improve the administrative processes of oil and gas infrastructure projects while PEMEX is injecting investment attraction practices for its farmouts. Meanwhile, the US dollar and crude oil prices set new challenges for the global economy.
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