Pemex has been facing a difficult operational and financial crisis during recent years. However, the NOC is optimistic about its future, specially in natural gas. Octavio Romero Oropeza, CEO of Pemex, talked about natural gas output for the next six years.
Mexico is facing times of great uncertainty due to Pemex’s inability to meet local demand for natural gas. Concerns have recently increased due to talk about cancelation of some gas contracts. Representatives from various sectors spoke about this situation.
One of the main challenges of Energy Reform was to improve the infrastructure to transport crude and natural gas around Mexico. Pedro Joaquin Coldwell, Secretary of Energy (Sener), spoke about the growth of the gas pipeline network in Mexico.