Petromex, the new union that is against Romero Deschamp’s Republic Oil Workers Union (STPRM), agreed with the government’s decision to leave the construction of the Dos Bocas refinery to Pemex and the Energy Secretariat (Sener). These and other stories in our periodic summary of labor-related issues.
Alberto de la Fuente, President of the Mexican Association of Hydrocarbon Companies (Amexhi), spoke about how production could increase with the new refinery project in Dos Bocas (Tabasco).
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.