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Our last Hydrocarbons Mexico newsletter was delivered on Tuesday, August 31st, 2021. The web site will stay open for existing subscribers until we see it is no longer being used. Here is why.

Tuesday, August 31st, 2021
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Critics eye Pemex and its finances; In Zama decision Mexico loses; Pemex supplier debt — HCM for 2021 08 13

Environmental critics put a lens on the financial institutions backing the NOC’s carbon intensive activities; AMLO’s need for Pemex to operate Zama is at the expense of Mexico; Even with agreements and payments Pemex still owes a significant sum to its suppliers.

Friday, August 13th, 2021
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Energy sector through 2024; CRE suspends fuel operations at train terminal; Cofece: Gov inactive in combating LNG concentration– HCM for 2021 07 14

A detailed opinion on what is instore for Mexico’s energy sector through the end of AMLO’s term; the CRE suspends fuel transshipments at the IEnova train terminal; the Cofece commission says government could do more to counter LNG market concentration rather than launch a state run distributor

Tuesday, July 13th, 2021
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CRE gas regulations; Petrochemical opportunity missed; Deer Park survey — HCM for 2021 06 08

AMLO’s political pals want the CRE to have a more direct role in regulating propane prices; An opportunity for petrochemicals is being passed over for refining says one columnist; the general public agrees with Pemex’s Deer Park purchase although the experts say otherwise

Tuesday, June 8th, 2021
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Redoubling Efforts

The so-called ‘private’ oil and gas producers want Mexicans to clearly understand their contribution to the country in the face of the government’s favoritism towards Pemex.  Recently, AMEXHI members presented to a group of Mexican Senators about the topic and I spoke to Warren Levy, CEO of Jaguar E&P, one of the companies that attended.

Monday, December 21st, 2020
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