The Latin America upstream in brief provides Wood Mackenzie's view on key industry events in Mexico and the Caribbean Central and South America as they unfold. Declining legacy onshore production has been met with a highly active offshore sector. Discoveries in Guyana Brazil Colombia and Mexico are reshaping the upstream landscape south of the border. Argentina also stands out through its burgeoning shale developments one of the few bright spots for unconventionals outside the United States. Strong licensing activity led by Brazil and Mexico has drawn a diverse landscape of players exploring new opportunities in the region. We cover these issues and more in the Latin America upstream in brief.