President Andrés Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) said that the neoliberal policies implemented by previous administrations negatively affected the industry, but called on Mexicans not to worry about it because he came to ‘save Pemex.’
Pemex reported its production for February 2019, and it started to recover some of the lost ground in previous years. In addition, Chevron (NYSE: CVX) talked about the fuel market future with the new government and its plans in the country.
Pemex published extraction figures for February 2019, and the firm started to recover some lost ground in this important metric, compared to previous month. Octavio Romero Oropeza, CEO of Pemex, showed his optimism about the company’s performance in coming months.
Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) plans to recover the metrics of the energy sector quickly, and the Secretary of Energy (Sener) announced a plan for the refining sector with challenging goals. This strategy could create a dilemma between exporting oil and refining.
President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) visited Pemex’s facilities in Hidalgo, where he made a series of promises to workers from the Mexican Republic Oil Workers Union (STPRM). These and other stories in our periodic summary of labor-related issues.
Pemex has reported several problems in its refineries, increasing its dependence on fuel imports to supply the Mexican market. There is no possible solution for the short term, despite the current government’s plans to change this situation.