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India Becomes Top Buyer of Venezuelan Oil
Monday, February 18, 2019 Meanwhile, shipments to Venezuela's long-time ally China have slowed down.

AMLO Doubles Down to End Fuel Theft after PEMEX Explosion
Monday, January 21, 2019 Mexico President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is doubling down on a controversial strategy to end fuel theft.

Mexico Fuel Sellers Said to Seek Pemex Alternative
Friday, January 11, 2019 Private gasoline retailers are scrambling for alternatives to state-owned Pemex to supply their service stations in Mexico that are running out of fuel.

Petchems-focused Firm Becomes Offshore Operator
Monday, December 31, 2018 The Iguana platform installation with a well services rig. SOURCE: Proman Group

AMLO Earmarks $23B to Boost National Oil Industry
Monday, December 17, 2018 Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is boosting Pemex's budget to $23 billion next year to reverse flagging oil production and increase domestic fuel output.

Mexico to Build an $8 Billion Refinery
Monday, December 10, 2018 Mexico plans to start awarding the construction of its seventh refinery as soon as March 2019.

Pemex Refineries Operating at Lowest Level in Almost 3 Decades
Thursday, November 29, 2018 Petroleos Mexicanos' refineries are operating at the lowest level in almost three decades.

Total May Source LNG from Louisiana and Baja Projects
Monday, November 05, 2018 Sempra and Total have signed an MOU that could boost the companies' North American LNG collaboration.

Gasoline Retailers Face Supply Shortage Due to Mexico Fuel Theft
Thursday, November 01, 2018 BP Plc and Total SA are among international gasoline retailers that are facing a supply shortage in Mexico.

Data, Source: Mexico's State-Run Pemex Pauses Light Crude Exports
Friday, August 31, 2018 Pemex has not exported light crude since May, according to a source and export data seen by Reuters.

Trinidad Oil Union To Call General Strike If Refinery Shuts Down
Thursday, August 30, 2018 OWTU threatens a general strike if the island's government does not rescind a decision to shut down the country's lone oil refinery.

PDVSA to Resume Use of Caribbean Oil Terminal Under NuStar Deal
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 NuStar had suspended PDVSA several times since 2017 from using its St. Eustatius facility over millions of dollars in missed payments.

Panama, US To Sign Pact To Expand Regional Access To LNG
Friday, August 17, 2018 Panama and US to sign an agreement aimed at paving the way for more private investment to expand the importation and distribution of US LNG in Latin America.

Lopez Obrador Seeks To Boost Mexico Oil Output To 2.5 MMbpd From 1.9 MMbpd
Friday, July 27, 2018 Mexican president-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he will look to revamp the nation's six refineries so they are operating at full capacity within two years.

Analyst: New Pipeline in Mexico to Help Relieve Permian Bottleneck
Friday, July 20, 2018 A new natural gas pipeline in northern Mexico should provide needed takeaway capacity for Permian producers.

TransCanada Celebrates Mexico Pipeline Start-up
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 The approximately $1.2B pipeline extends from El Encino, Chihuahua, to Topolobampo, Sinaloa.

Mexico President-Elect Says Fuel Prices To Start Falling In 3 Years
Monday, July 09, 2018 Mexico's president-elect, leftist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, says that fuel prices would begin to come down in three years.

Mexichem Agrees to Buy Pemex's Petroquimica Mexicana de Vinilo Stake
Friday, July 06, 2018 Mexichem said it would pay roughly $178.7 million for Pemex's 44.09 percent stake in the company.

Curacao Sees 'Potential Crisis' from Venezuela-Conoco Row
Wednesday, May 09, 2018 Curacao, a small island off the coast of Venezuela, is prepared to purchase refined products on the global market.

Petrobras Is Said to Receive Three Bids for Natural Gas Unit
Friday, April 20, 2018 etrobras has received three bids for a 2,800-mile (4,506 kilometer) natural gas pipeline system, said people knowledgeable on the matter.

PDVSA Cancels Plans to Import US Crude Oil Amid Cash Crunch
Thursday, April 19, 2018 PDVSA was planning to buy 3.5 million barrels of West Texas Intermediate and Domestic Sweet Blend for its Isla refinery in Curacao.

A First for Panama Canal: Three LNG Tankers Crossed in a Day
Thursday, April 19, 2018 Three LNG tankers sailed through the Panama Canal on the same day this week, marking a first for the newly expanded waterway and highlighting the booming global gas trade.

Petrobras Refining Partnership Deals Likely Only in 2019 - CEO
Thursday, April 19, 2018 Petrobras has also unveiled a model for future partnerships in refining.

Mexico's IEnova To Invest $130MM In Baja California Fuel Terminal
Thursday, April 12, 2018 IEnova will invest about $130 million to develop a refined products terminal.

Crude Processing in Mexico up 9 pct at 834,000 bpd - Pemex CEO
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 Pemex is currently processing about 9 percent more crude oil at its domestic refineries than it did in 2017, Chief Executive Officer Carlos Trevino said.

Mexican Candidate's Plan to Build Refineries Raises Eyebrows
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Industry observers have serious doubts about the Mexican presidential front-runner's plan to build new refineries that could cost $6 to $10 billion.

Mexico's Pemex Posts Nearly $18B 4Q Loss As Output, Refining Dip
Monday, February 26, 2018 Pemex reports a nearly $18 billion fourth-quarter loss.

Mexico Front-Runner Sees 'No Drastic Change' in Oil Opening Plan
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Key advisers for Mexico's presidential front-runner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador are united in their message to the country's energy industry: don't worry.

Mexico's Gas Pipeline Woes Yield Binational Challenges
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Analyst tells Rigzone 10 projects experiencing 'some sort of delays.'

Low US Natgas Stocks, Pipe Delays May Hamper Exports To Mexico
Monday, February 12, 2018 Unusually low US natural gas inventories and delays in new cross-border pipeline capacity could slow exports this year to Mexico.

Official: Panama Canal Expects LNG Tanker Traffic To Rise 50%
Wednesday, February 07, 2018 The number of LNG tankers traversing the Panama Canal is expected to jump 50%.

Pemex Refinery Chief Looks to Deal With Mitsui to Spur Recovery
Friday, February 02, 2018 Pemex is a few months away from closing an agreement for the project with a group led by Mitsui.

Head Of Security At Mexican Refinery Shot Dead
Friday, January 26, 2018 The head of security at one of Mexico's 6 state-run oil refineries was shot dead on Thursday.

A $400 Million Barbecue After Mexican Protesters Dig Up Pipeline
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 Mexico's opening of its energy industry has succeeded in attracting capital, but it's also been beset by territorial or environmental disputes.

ExxonMobil Jumping in to Mexico Fuel Market With First US Cargo
Wednesday, December 06, 2017 ExxonMobil is joining Chevron and other US refiners to supply the newly free Mexico fuel market.

Sources: Mexico's Pemex Declares Force Majeure On Isthmus Crude Oil
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 Pemex declares force majeure on the loading of Isthmus crude, two sources with knowledge of the matter say.

Mexico Outlay Jumped 21% to $1.25 Billion for Biggest Oil Hedge
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 Mexico spent about $1.25 billion to lock in prices of oil exports for next year, according to Finance Ministry data.

Gadfly: Texas' Power Producers Are Caught in a Mexican Standoff
Thursday, October 26, 2017 Despite decent demand, power prices in Texas have been weighed down by a confluence of things.

Total Expands Presence in Mexico
Thursday, October 12, 2017 Mexican service station group makes retail deal with Total.

IEnova Ups Stake in Major Mexican Natural Gas Pipeline
Friday, October 06, 2017 IEnova's indirect stake in the project known as Ramones II North will increase to 50 percent from 25 percent.

Mexico's Pemex Sees Salina Cruz Refinery Restart 3rd Week of Oct
Thursday, September 28, 2017 Located on Mexio's Pacific coast, Salina Cruz is the country's largest refinery.

Mexico's Pemex Sees Salina Cruz Refinery Restart Third Week October
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 Pemex says it expected its Salina Cruz refinery to resume operations by the third week of October, after a series of natural disasters kept the facility offline.

Mexico's Pemex Says Gasoline, Diesel Supplies Guaranteed
Thursday, September 21, 2017 Pemex says its installations suffered no significant damage from an earthquake.

Dominican Republic Shuts Most Ports Ahead Of Hurricane Maria
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Dominican Republic closed most of its ports ahead of Hurricane Maria, the government says.

Quake, Blackout, Breakdowns Cripple Mexico's Refinery Capacity
Friday, September 15, 2017 Mexico's drivers may pay more for fuel after a power failure hit a second refinery the same week that the strongest earthquake in more than a century shut the nation's biggest plant.

Buckeye Targets Normal Operations At Bahamas Oil Terminal On Tuesday
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 Buckeye Partners LP said it aims to resume normal operations its Bahamas crude oil and fuel terminal after Hurricane Irma rampaged through the Caribbean.

Mexico's Pemex Says Refinery Electrical System Damaged By Quake
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 Pemex says that it soon expects to repair turbogenerators damaged at its refinery near the epicenter of last week's massive earthquake.

Mexico's Pemex Delays Starting Salina Cruz Refinery After Quake
Monday, September 11, 2017 Pemex has not yet restarted its Salina Cruz refinery due to aftershocks following last week's huge earthquake that struck off southern Mexico,

NuStar's St. Eustatius Terminal Damaged By Irma, No Restart Date Set
Thursday, September 07, 2017 Nustar Energy's oil terminal in the Caribbean island of St. Eustatius suffered damage to several tanks and other equipment due to Hurricane Irma.

Hurricane Irma Worsens Latin America's Fuel Supply Crunch
Thursday, September 07, 2017 Monster Hurricane Irma has shut down oil terminals across the northern Caribbean, worsening a fuel supply crunch in Latin America.