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Dos Bocas production prospects

Dos Bocas production prospects

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) plans to build a new refinery in Dos Bocas (Tabasco). The expectations of the new government are high with this new facility, especially in terms of production.

Thursday, December 6th, 2018
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Propane prices are decreasing

Propane prices are decreasing

The Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE) is now reporting propane prices in the country. These increased substantially last year, causing much dissatisfaction and other economic consequences. This metric has been showing a decrease in recent months, but these are still high compared to previous year.

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018
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Fuel prices

Enrique Peña Nieto (EPN), former president of Mexico, liberalized the gasoline market, with the promise of a reduction of prices. However, the opposite happened, causing social unrest. In addition, the Mexican Energy Council (Comener) gave its perspectives on the behavior of prices for the coming months.

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
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Welcome to the liberalized market

The constant competition between Mexican and American gas stations has caused economic losses of up to 30% for Mexican gas stations on the border in Tamaulipas. The development of these and more stories in our periodic Retail summary.

Monday, December 3rd, 2018
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Refinery crisis deepens

Refinery crisis deepens

Pemex is facing a difficult operational and financial situation in all its business areas, but refining has been one of the most affected. The National Refinery System (SNR) is working at very low efficiency rates.

Thursday, November 29th, 2018
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Pemex and new refinery

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) plans to build a new refinery in Mexico in the next three years, and this will have implications for Pemex. Arturo Herrera, AMLO’s undersecretary of finance, spoke about the implications of this project for the NOC.

Thursday, November 29th, 2018
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Pemex vs CRE over propane

Pemex vs CRE over propane

Pemex Logistica, a subsidiary of Pemex, took legal action against the maximum propane prices authorized by the Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE). The NOC criticized the CRE’s decisions on this issue.

Monday, November 26th, 2018
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Fullgas on the Mexican retail market

Jesus Montoya, operations director at Fullgas, spoke about fuel retailers’ main challenges in the national liberalized market.

Thursday, November 22nd, 2018
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Fuel theft effects

Fuel theft effects

Insecurity is one of the main headaches for the energy sector in Mexico, especially fuel theft. Mexico’s Fuel Retailers (Onexpo) spoke about the fuel theft and its effects on service stations.

Tuesday, November 20th, 2018
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Ethanol and fuel prices

The North American Grain Council forecasts that the use of ethanol in the Mexican fuel mix could lower fuel prices.

Monday, November 19th, 2018
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