The government of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) opened a tender for the construction of the new refinery, but the results were disappointing (to say the least). This generated much discussion about this facility and its future. Rocio Nahle, Secretary of Energy (Sener) spoke on this issue and Pemex’s role in this project.
Signing several alliances and farmouts was one of the main Pemex strategies to solve its current crisis, but this alternative was frozen with the arrival of Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) to the presidency of Mexico. The National Hydrocarbons Commission (CNH), spoke about the future of the NOC farmouts.
The government of Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) has announced several actions to help solve the current crisis at Pemex. Carlos Urzúa, Secretary of Finance and Public Credit (SHCP), announced new measures concerning contracts and taxes.