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Mexico has been producing oil since the early 1900's, starting with the discovery of the Ebano field in the Tampico-Misantla basin. By 1921, production reached a peak of 529,000 b/d and Mexico accounted for approximately 25% of world oil supply. While private and international oil companies carried out all production into the 1930's, their assets were nationalised in 1938 after an intense labour dispute. The state-owned oil company, Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex), was ...

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    Country Overview

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    Country Overview

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    Country Overview

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    Executive summary

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    Key facts

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    Location maps

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    Key companies

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    Geology

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    Exploration

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    Reserves and resources

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    Production

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    Infrastructure

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    Policy and regulation

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    Fiscal terms

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Table of contents

    • The 2013 Energy Reform and the opening of the sector for private investment
    • Round One
    • Round Two
    • Round Three
    • Farmouts
  • Key facts
  • Location maps
    • Pemex
    • Key private and international companies
    • Introduction
      • Córdoba platform
      • Veracruz Tertiary basin
      • Golden Lane Trend
      • Poza Rica Trend
      • Chicontepec (Proyecto Aceite Terciario del Golfo)
    • Burgos basin
    • Sabinas basin
    • Franja de Fallas Extensionales
      • Salina del Istmo sub-basin
      • Reforma-Comalcalco and Tabasco-Chiapas sub-basins
      • Macuspana sub-basin
      • Campeche sub-basin
      • Drilling activity
      • Onshore and shallow water
      • Deepwater
      • Unconventional potential
    • Reserves
      • Oil production started in the early 1900s
      • Nationalization and the establishment of Pemex
      • Cantarell and peak production
      • Wellhead gas versus sales gas
      • Privatisation of midstream operations
      • The 2008 Energy Reform and launch of integrated service contracts
      • The 2013 Energy Reform and opening of the sector to foreign direct investment
      • Unitisation
      • Ministry of Energy (SENER)
      • Ministry of Finance (SHCP)
      • Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE)
      • National Hydrocarbons Commission (CNH)
      • Agency for Safety, Energy and Environment (ASEA)
    • State oil company
      • PIDIREGAS
      • Pemex funding post-PIDIREGAS
      • Five-year licensing plan
      • Shallow-water exploration phase
      • Shallow-water development phase
      • Onshore development phase
      • Deepwater exploration phase
      • Shallow-water exploration and DROs
      • Onshore licensing round on gas-prone acreage
      • Onshore exploration and DROs
      • Deepwater exploration acreage
    • Joint ventures and farmouts
      • Shallow-water exploration and DROs
      • Onshore exploration and DROs
      • Bidding process and contract terms
      • Mature fields rounds (1st & 2nd)
    • Overview
    • Current fiscal terms
      • General royalty
      • Landholder Royalty
      • Corporate income tax
    • Round One fiscal terms
    • Shallow-water exploration PSC
    • Shallow-water development PSC
    • Onshore licence regime
    • Deepwater licence regime
    • Round Two fiscal terms
    • Shallow-water exploration and DROs
    • Onshore licensing round on gas-prone acreage
    • Onshore licensing round
      • Current fiscal regime
    • Additional taxes for Upstream Contracts

Tables and charts

This report includes 37 images and tables including:

Images

  • Location maps: Image 1
  • Remaining Commercial and Technical Reserves at 01/01/2018
  • Liquids and Gas Production 2018
  • Net Acreage 2018
  • Map of Pemex operating regions
  • Map of Mexico basins
  • Commercial oil reserves by operating region at 01/01/2018
  • Commercial sales gas reserves by operating region at 01/01/2018
  • Oil infrastructure map
  • Liquids production by operating region
  • Liquids production by asset
  • Gas production by operating region
  • Gas production by asset
  • Gas infrastructure map

Tables

  • Key facts: Table 1
  • Reserves and resources: Table 1
  • Reserves and resources: Table 2
  • Reserves and resources: Table 3
  • Infrastructure: Table 1
  • Infrastructure: Table 2
  • Policy and regulation: Table 1
  • Policy and regulation: Table 2
  • Policy and regulation: Table 3
  • GEM models
  • Production: Table 1
  • Production: Table 2
  • Production: Table 3
  • Production: Table 4
  • Production: Table 5
  • Production: Table 6
  • Production: Table 7
  • Production: Table 8
  • Fiscal terms: Table 1
  • Fiscal terms: Table 2
  • Fiscal terms: Table 3
  • Fiscal terms: Table 4
  • Fiscal terms: Table 5

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