Saturday, September 4, 2021
Offshore

Talos Files USMCA Dispute Notice Against Mexico Over Zama Field

By Max de Haldevang (Bloomberg) –Talos Energy Inc., the U.S. offshore explorer behind Mexico’s largest oil discovery in years, is taking the first step toward an international dispute after control of...

September 4, 2021
Total Views: 1054

offshore spar
Offshore

Pemex Can’t Afford to Develop the Oil Field It Fought to Control

By Amy Stillman (Bloomberg)–Petroleos Mexicanos fought tooth and nail to wrest control of the country’s biggest private oil find from the companies that discovered it. Now it has found itself without...

September 4, 2021
Total Views: 1557

Saturday, July 31, 2021
Mexican Navy Ship Arm Libertador
Maritime News

Mexican Sealift Ships Arrive In Cuba

A Mexican navy sealift ship carrying 1,000 tonnes of beans, medical equipment, and humanitarian supplies arrived in Cuba yesterday.

July 31, 2021
Total Views: 4057

Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Product Tanker JOSE_MARIA_MORELOS_II
Maritime News

Mexico Dispatches Sealift Tanker To Cuba

By Adriana Barrera (Reuters) – A diesel cargo sent by Mexico’s state-run Pemex is due to arrive in Cuba’s Havana port on Monday, according to Refinitiv Eikon data and sources,...

July 27, 2021
Total Views: 2644

Wednesday, February 17, 2021
freeport LNG
Ports

LNG Ship Sets Sail Despite Texas Order To Halt LNG Exports

Texas Governor orders halt of LNG exports as a massive winter storm cripples power plants in the region. It is unclear if the order pertains to all exports or just...

February 17, 2021
Total Views: 3672

Monday, September 21, 2020
Maritime News

Mexico Seizes Ship Linked to Fuel Theft

MEXICO CITY, Sept 20 (Reuters) – Mexican authorities said on Sunday they had confiscated a vessel in the Gulf Coast state of Veracruz and a warehouse in neighboring Tabasco along...

September 21, 2020
Total Views: 155

Friday, May 31, 2019
oil refinery
Maritime News

Trump’s Mexican Tariffs Could Hit U.S. Refiners Hard

By Collin Eaton HOUSTON, May 31 (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s threats to tax Mexican imports could disrupt a long-standing cross-border energy trade, hitting U.S. refiners that use Mexican...

May 31, 2019
Total Views: 7

Friday, March 29, 2019
semisubmersible drilling rig
Maritime News

Deep-Water Oil Explorers Push Ahead in Mexico

By Amy Stillman (Bloomberg) — International oil companies including Malaysia’s Petronas, U.S. independent Murphy Oil Corp. and Spain’s Repsol SA are pushing ahead with plans to develop Mexico’s deep-water fields,...

March 29, 2019
Total Views: 6

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
shipping container
Maritime News

Opinion: Trans-Pacific Beneficial Cargo Owners Deserve 18,000 TEU+ Container Vessels

By Albert A. Melvin (Opinion) – The deployment of 18,000+ Ultra Large Container Vessels in the Trans-Pacific trade would substantially decrease the operating costs of shippers, consignees and ship owners....

March 13, 2019
Total Views: 90

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
lng carrier
Maritime News

Opinion: American LNG, Oil and Coal to China via Mexico

By Albert A. Melvin (Opinion) – The USA, China, and Mexico have an excellent trans-Pacific trade opportunity that can greatly benefit all three countries for the next 25 years and potentially...

March 5, 2019
Total Views: 28

Friday, September 28, 2018
drilling rig
Maritime News

Mexico Oil Auction Winners Stay Positive as Industry Slows Down

By Amy Stillman (Bloomberg) — Mexico’s oil auction winners BHP Billiton Ltd and DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG are hopeful that the slowdown in bid rounds is a feature of the...

September 28, 2018
Total Views: 0

Thursday, August 30, 2018
Dead Pacific Sea Turtles
Environment

300 Pacific Ocean Sea Turtles Dead Off Mexican Coast

by Jose Cortes (Reuters) – About 300 endangered sea turtles were found dead off the southern coast of Mexico on Tuesday, trapped in fishing nets, shortly after more than 100 dead...

August 30, 2018
Total Views: 9

Thursday, June 28, 2018
News

As Mexico’s Oil Sector Sputters, Crime and Violence Rattle Industry Towns

By Gabriel Stargardter PARAISO, Mexico, June 28 (Reuters) – Until recently, Edgar Barrera enjoyed a life many Mexicans could only hope for. In a few short years, the 36-year-old bookkeeper rose...

June 28, 2018
Total Views: 15

Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Offshore Oil Rig At Night
Offshore

Pemex Invites Partners Offshore

  by Marianna Parraga (Reuters) – Mexico’s state-run Pemex [PEMX.UL] might bring partners into two heavy crude oilfields in the Gulf’s shallow waters, the company’s chief said on Tuesday, move...

March 6, 2018
Total Views: 15

Friday, March 2, 2018
auger tension leg platform
Offshore

How Shell Hid a ‘Whale’ Well Before Placing Mexican Oil Bet

By Ron Bousso and Marianna Parraga LONDON/HOUSTON, March 2 (Reuters) – The gasps in the audience were clearly audible at the auction of Mexico’s oil blocks a month ago as Royal...

March 2, 2018
Total Views: 3

Thursday, February 1, 2018
auger tension leg platform
News

Shell Makes Historic Mexico Comeback to Rule Deep Gulf Waters

By Adam Williams (Bloomberg) — In the span of a few hours, Royal Dutch Shell Plc became the new king of Mexico’s deep waters. The super major — which once dominated the...

February 1, 2018
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, January 31, 2018
offshore rig
Maritime News

Here Are the Potentially Lucrative Areas Up for Grabs in Mexico’s Deepwater Oil Auction

MEXICO CITY, Jan 31 (Reuters) – The Mexican government is seeking to auction off development rights to 29 deepwater oil and gas blocks in its territorial waters in the Gulf...

January 31, 2018
Total Views: 1

Friday, January 26, 2018
offshore drilling rig
News

Oil’s Heavy Hitters Line Up to Dive Into Mexico’s Deep Waters

By Adam Williams and Sabrina Valle (Bloomberg) — If you’re a super-major oil explorer, Mexico says it’s got a bargain for you. The once-giant crude nation whose output plunged in the past...

January 26, 2018
Total Views: 7

Thursday, November 16, 2017
tanker
News

Mexico Seeks Diesel Around the World Before Price Limits End

By Laura Blewitt and Amy Stillman (Bloomberg) — Mexico is scouring the earth to stock up on diesel fuel before market-liberalization measures take effect. Petroleos Mexicanos, the country’s state-run oil...

November 16, 2017
Total Views: 12

Friday, November 10, 2017
drillship in gulf of mexico
News

As Oil Prices Rise, Global Majors Eye Mexico’s Deep Waters

By Adam Williams (Bloomberg) — As the price of oil rises, an international rush is on for Mexico’s untapped deep-water riches. The who’s who of the oil world — led...

November 10, 2017
Total Views: 19