Analyst sees threats to Bolivian gas boom

01/18/1999
Bolivia's upstream natural gas industry is poised on the threshold of a new and potentially bounteous era, but could lose its market lead to competitors. This is the view of Wood Mackenzie Consultants Ltd., Edinburgh, which notes that construction of a pipeline to transport Bolivian gas to Brazil is almost complete, with first deliveries slated for Apr. 1. Bolivia-Brazil pipeline role "With the start up of the Bolivia-Brazil pipeline (BBPL)," said Wood Mackenzie, "Bolivia's gas producers will, in theory, have access to a seemingly limitless market, and the prospect of this has stimulated an unparalleled level of exploration and development activity in the country....
read-story

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