Mexico Oil & Gas Summit 2015 - Mexico Business Events (mbe)

Mexico Oil & Gas Summit 2015

The summit began with a presentation from the Ministry of Energy’s Deputy Secretary for Hydrocarbons, Lourdes Melgar, who began her speech by thanking Mexico Business Publishing and Mexico Business Events for organizing the event. After reminding the audience of the processes embedded in the Constitutional Amendment, such as the creation of ASEA, strengthening institutions like CNH, and creating new contract models for the upstream segment, Melgar highlighted the importance of ensuring transparency for the private sector in the now open industry. “It is well known that the Reform aims at increasing the production of oil and gas and the restitution of reserves. It aims to become a model that will foster the development of the country as it has a clear strategy for local content and it fosters a strong industrial base,” she stated. ...