Mexico: Expectations and Challenges for the Oil Industry

  • 10 Aug 2015 04:31

Our expert Latam analysts are proud to announce their latest whitepaper and a version in Spanish

Oil rig

The paper examines the challenges and opportunities that the Mexican oil sector faces in the midst of low international oil prices as well as a number of security and political challenges that may impact the sector’s competitiveness.

The opening of Mexico’s oil exploration sector to private and foreign investment for the first time in more than seven decades has been one of the most expected, albeit controversial, constitutional reforms.

Following a disappointing inaugural phase of the bidding round series in July, the government has shown willingness to respond to industry demands in order to maintain investor interest.