Mexican energy sector reforms include foreign operators' participation in E&D

Click here to enlarge imageFor the first time in 50 years, the Mexican government is planning to invite oil and gas companies to participate in international tenders for developing Mexico's onshore natural gas fields. The process will start in mid-2002 with a dozen production blocks in the Burgos basin of northern Mexico (Fig. 1). The concepts and terms of the proposed contracts are still under discussion and development. A growing gas need Click here to enlarge imagePemex estimates that gas demand in Mexico, primarily for meeting the needs of the electric power industry, is growing far faster than domestic gas supply, and demand is expected to reach almost 9 bcfd by the end of th...

Why Register?

Non-subscribers can only view whitepapers by providing name, home and email address, phone number and other information and comment on/rate articles.

Why Subscribe?

Oil & Gas Journal subscribers with login credentials can access these premium features of OGJ Online:

  • Current Issue – an html version of the current week's issue of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • Past Issues – An Electronic OGJ Archive. A keyword-searchable archive of all issues of Oil & Gas Journal dating back to 1990; also searchable by issue date.
  • Market Journal – a weekly round-up of the oil and gas markets, with observations from leading analysts.
  • Editor's Perspective – a short article of insight and opinion by the Editor of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Industry Stats – quick access to current industry statistics from Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Survey Downloads - quick access to exclusive reports from Oil & Gas Journal.


Subscriber Help or Subscribe

Oil & Gas Journal Subscribers: Have your subscription number (from the mailing label on the cover of your Oil & Gas Journal) and e-mail address ready to set up your online account through Customer Service Assistant.

If you're not an Oil & Gas Journal subscriber, start a subscription and gain access to the subscriber areas of OGJ Online now.

Stay Connected