Monday, May 20th, 2019
The government of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) opened a tender for the construction of the new refinery, but the results were disappointing (to say the least). This generated much discussion about this facility and its future. Rocio Nahle, Secretary of Energy (Sener) spoke on this issue and Pemex’s role in this project.
The National Center for Control of Natural Gas (Cenegas) reported on the prospects of additional demand for natural gas for the next six years. The results were positive, but there are concerns due to low local production and lack of infrastructure.
The government of Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) has announced several actions to help solve the current crisis at Pemex. Carlos Urzúa, Secretary of Finance and Public Credit (SHCP), announced new measures concerning contracts and taxes.