Insight
| |
5 Pages

Argentina to license unconventional acreage in Mendoza Province


Argentina to license unconventional acreage in Mendoza Province

Report summary

Argentina's Mendoza province has launched the first licensing round featuring frontier Neuquén Basin acreage since 2011.  The round offers eight blocks covering 9,567 square kilometres that are prospective for both conventional and unconventional developments.  Empresa Mendocina de Energía SA (EMESA), Mendoza's provincial hydrocarbon company, will take a minimum 10% carried interest in the blocks. Bids are due 9 April and contracts will be effective 2 June.

What's included?

This report includes 2 file(s)

  • Argentina to license unconventional acreage in Mendoza Province PDF - 2.69 MB 5 Pages, 1 Tables, 3 Figures
  • Argentina to license unconventional acreage in Mendoza Province.xls XLS - 113.50 KB

Description

This Upstream Oil and Gas Insight report highlights the key issues surrounding this topic, and draws out the key implications for those involved.

This report helps participants, suppliers and advisors understand trends, risks and issues within the upstream oil and gas industry. It gives you an expert point of view to support informed decision making.

Wood Mackenzie's 500 dedicated analysts are located in the markets they cover. They produce forward-looking analysis at both country and asset level across the globe, backed by our robust proprietary database of trusted research.

Proprietary data means a superior level of analysis that is simply not available anywhere else. Wood Mackenzie is the recognised gold standard in upstream commercial data and analysis.

  • Executive Summary
  • Mendoza province hosts licencing round
  • Large tracts on offer
  • Blocks on offer are prospective for both conventional and unconventional development
  • A breakdown of blocks
  • Companies with an existing presence in Argentina are the most likely to bid
  • The timing of the round coincides with a number of positive developments for the upstream sector
  • Hydrocarbon prices have improved
  • Frontier blocks hold the potential for significant development upside

In this report there are 4 tables or charts, including:

  • Executive Summary
  • Mendoza province hosts licencing round
  • Large tracts on offer
    • Argentina to license unconventional acreage in Mendoza Province: Image 1
  • Blocks on offer are prospective for both conventional and unconventional development
  • A breakdown of blocks
    • Argentina to license unconventional acreage in Mendoza Province: Table 1
  • Companies with an existing presence in Argentina are the most likely to bid
    • Vaca Muerta acreage positions
    • Acreage positions in Neuquén and Cujo basins
  • The timing of the round coincides with a number of positive developments for the upstream sector
  • Hydrocarbon prices have improved
  • Frontier blocks hold the potential for significant development upside
Requester's name : .............
Department : .............
Authoriser's Name : .............
Authoriser's signature : .............
Date : .............
Cost Centre : .............

Questions about this report?

Frequently Asked Questions

Mailenquiries@woodmac.com
  • Europe: +44 131 243 4699
  • Americas: +1 713 470 1900
  • Asia Pacific: +61 2 8224 8898
contact us

Why Wood Mackenzie?

Wood Mackenzie, a Verisk Analytics business, has been a trusted source of commercial intelligence for the world's natural resources sector for more than 40 years, empowering clients to make better strategic decisions with objective analysis and advice.

We work across every sector of oil, gas, power, renewables, chemicals, metals and mining, covering more than 150 countries. Our proprietary data and models are at the core of everything we do, ensuring our independent asset and company valuations are thoroughly robust and that we offer an accurate forward-looking view of economic indicators such as market supply, demand and price trends.

Our 500+ analysts are based in the regions they cover, cultivating an unrivalled depth of understanding to help clients accurately identify new opportunities, define their strategy and improve business performance.

At every stage, our teams readily collaborate and share their insight to provide an integrated perspective across entire industries. It is this unique and rigorous analytical approach that ensures we are recognised as the industry standard by the world’s most innovative organisations.