Theft is one of the main problems that affects Pemex performance. The number of clandestine taps has increased considerably in recent years, but the NOC made a controversial decision about the information on this problem.
Pemex refining crisis is getting worse every day, as the company keeps reporting poor metrics. The company reported its fuel production during February and that of premium fuel is practically at zero.
The country is analyzing different markets to diversify its oil exports. The instability of its commercial relations with the United States and the production increase in that country, have forced a market diversification strategy.
Pemex reported its fuel production for February of this year. As expected, this metric decreased and it is reaching historically low levels. The Company continues to increase its dependence on imports to serve local demand.
According to the representative of the National Union of Oil Workers and Professionals (UNTyPP), Pablo López, the NOC’s decisions would violate the Federal Labor Law. These and other stories in our periodic summary of labor-related issues.