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Nicaragua upstream summary


Nicaragua upstream summary

Report summary

Nicaragua is a Central American country located between Honduras and Costa Rica. It has no oil or gas reserves and is completely reliant on imports to meet its hydrocarbon demand. Although the first exploration well was drilled in 1930, the country is underexplored. Just a few dozen wells have been drilled, mostly offshore in the Sandino basin (on the Pacific side of the country) and the Miskito basin (on the Caribbean side). In addition to the state oil company, Petróleos de ...

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Description

Volatility in oil markets has led players in the upstream oil and gas industry to focus on reducing capital spend and operating costs. At the same time, governments need to review fiscal terms to maintain attractiveness and investment.

This country report gives an overview of the key upstream issues for this country. If you’re interested in identifying and assessing upstream investment and expansion opportunities, this upstream summary is your definitive commercial guide.

Potential investors, governments and companies in the oil and gas sector can use it to gain a better understanding of the critical issues for development opportunities in this country.

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  • Executive summary
  • Key facts
  • Location maps
  • Key companies
  • Geology
    • Introduction
    • Miskito basin
      • Reservoir
      • Source
      • Traps
      • Seal
    • Sandino basin
      • Reservoir
      • Source
      • Traps
      • Seal
  • Exploration
    • Licensing
      • First licensing round
      • Second licensing round
      • Statoil acreage
    • Drilling
      • Drilling activity
  • Reserves and resources
  • Production
    • Oil/liquids
    • Gas
  • Infrastructure
    • Oil infrastructure
  • Policy and regulation
    • Key legislation
    • Regulatory body
    • State oil company
    • State participation
    • International boundaries
      • Border dispute with Costa Rica
      • Border dispute with Colombia
    • Licensing
    • Pipelines and storage
  • Fiscal terms
    • Overview
    • Current fiscal terms
      • Royalties
      • Area fees
      • Corporate Income Tax
      • Other taxes
    • Product pricing
      • Liquids pricing
      • Gas pricing
    • Sample cash flow
      • Methodology

In this report there are 11 tables or charts, including:

  • Executive summary
  • Key facts
    • Key facts: Table 1
  • Location maps
    • Country Map
  • Key companies
    • Net Acreage 2016
  • Geology
    • Map of Basins
    • Geology: Image 2
  • Exploration
    • Map of blocks and exploration wells drilled
    • Exploration Drilling
  • Reserves and resources
  • Production
  • Infrastructure
    • Infrastructure: Table 1
  • Policy and regulation
  • Fiscal terms
    • Fiscal terms: Table 1
    • Fiscal terms: Table 2
    • Fiscal terms: Table 3
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