Pemex was rumored to be planning to take control of the Zama field from Talos Energy, which made the discovery on the edge of its block, adjacent to an area belonging to the NOC. Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO), President of Mexico, talked about this situation.
Pemex announced the development of 22 priority fields as the main strategy to increase its oil production in the short and medium term. The NOC will receive the first results from one of its main areas.
The Mexican Republic Oil Workers Union (STPRM) started a legal battle, after refusing to reveal where the resources went from a loan granted by Pemex in 2011. These and other stories in our periodic summary of labor-related issues.