Hydrocarbons Information System


 
 
 
Hydrocarbons Information System
 
 

In the Hydrocarbons Information System (SIH), you can view and download the historic production of oil and gas by well, as well as other statistics of interest regarding the Mexican oil sector provided by the National Hydrocarbons Commission.

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US$ 7.568 BILLION DOLLARS INVESTED IN INFORMATION AND EXPLORATION CONTRACTS
12 March 2019

From 2015 to 2018, investments in Exploration and Extraction Contracts and exploration studies totaled US$7.568 billion dollars, consisting in the following:

  • US$3.054 billion in information investments: $302 million dollars in access fees to the National Hydrocarbons Information Center “CNIH” databases (4%); and $2.752 billion dollars in “ARES” (Autorizaciones para el Reconocimiento y Exploración Superficial, or Reconaissance and Surface Exploration Permits) exploration studies (36%);
  • US$1.197 billion invested in activities related to Exploration and Extraction Contracts (16%).
  • US$1.645 billion in payments to the Mexican Oil Fund (22%).
  • US$1.671 billion in transfers to Pemex related to 3 signed farmout agreements (22%).

Investments in exploration, including contract-related activities and information acquisition, have generated a total investment of US$4.252 billion, which represents an additional 69% to investment made by Pemex during the same period (US$6.174 billion)1.

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Source: National Hydrocarbons Commission (CNH).

Production

Production
Oil production
February 2019
1,699.8
Thousands of barrels per day

National production

Oil

1,699.8

Thousand of barrels per day

Natural gas

4,844.3

Million cubic feet per day

Nitrogen-free Natural Gas

3,730.3

Million cubic feet per day

Condensate

21.1

Thousand of barrels per day

*February 2019 data

Production

National production of hydrocarbons since 1960, disaggregated by license/entitlement or contract, location (state) and main production project. It includes natural gas production.

Reserves and resources

Reserves and resources
3P reserves
January 2018
25,467
Million barrels of oil equivalent

Reserves

3P

25,466.8

MMBOE

2P

16,162.0

MMBOE

1P

8,483.7

MMBOE

*Through Jan 1st. 2018. MMBOE= Million Barrels of Oil Equivalent

Prospective resources

Total

112,833.3

MMBOE

Conventional

52,629.1

MMBOE

Unconventional

60,204.3

MMBOE

*September 2017 data. MMBOE= Million Barrels of Oil Equivalent

Reserves and resources

Hydrocarbons national reserves, by category 1P, 2P and 3P, disaggregated by oil field and license/entitlement or contract. It includes prospective resources and the relationship between production and reserves.

Petroleum activity

Petroleum activity
Operating wells
February 2019
7,830
Total wells

Wells

Total drilled wells

16

Exploratory wells

1

Development wells

15

Operating wells

7,830

*February 2019 data

Exploration studies (ARES)

Total studies

52

Developing

28

Completed

24

ARES register

85

Companies with authorizations

21

*Through February 2019. Figure includes studies currently underway or completed, and does not include 24 authorized studies that have yet to be performed.

Petroleum activity

Indicators of the evolution of the oil industry in Mexico, such as the number of wells drilled and finished, disaggregated by type of well, location and operator. It includes the number of drilling rigs and the number and type of hydrocarbon-producing wells.

Licenses/Entitlements and Contracts

Licenses/Entitlements and Contracts
January 2019
111 Contracts
415 Entitlements
Existing

Entitlements

Asignaciones

415

Exploración

99

Extracción*

303

Exploración y Extracción

13

Existing entitlements * Includes entitlements for temporary extraction and shelter entitlements.

Contracts

Contracts

111

Bidding process

103

Pemex farmouts

3

Pemex migrations

5

Existing contracts

Licenses/Entitlements and Contracts

Management of licenses/entitlements, contracts and tender processes in the hydrocarbons sector. It includes information related to the technical management and monitoring of licenses/entitlements and contracts.

Sales and prices

Sales and prices
MME price
April 11, 2019
64.09
Dollars per barrel

Oil

WTI

62.31

Dollars per barrel

Brent

70.12

MME

63.03

Gas

Henry Hub

2.73

Dollars per million BTU

IPGN - CRE

3.82

*April 01 to March 05, 2019, data. With exception of CRE considering February, 2019 data. IPGN= Reference price index for wholesale natural gas.

Sales and prices

Hydrocarbons' prices, according to international benchmarks.

Investments

Investments
Approved investments
March 2019
33.029
Billion dollars

Investment in Contracts

Committed investment

4.158

Billion dollars

Approved investment

33.029

Billion dollars

Disbursed investment

1.230

Billion dollars

*December 2018 data, with exception of approved investment figures though March 2019.

Hydrocarbons payments

Total

95.800

Billion dollars

Entitlements

94.252

Contracts

1.548

*December 2018 data

Investments in Contracts and Licenses/Entitlements and payments to the Mexican Oil Fund

In this section, you will find information regarding investments in Exploration and Extraction Contracts disaggregated by type:

  • Estimated investment, showing total capital investment during project lifespan assuming commercial success.
  • Committed investment, according to the Minimum Work Program stipulated in each Contract.
  • Approved investment in Exploration and Development Plans.
  • Disbursed investment, using information on costs, expenses and investments registered with the Mexican Oil Fund.

In addition, you will find information regarding investments in Licenses/Entitlements, as well as payments made to the Mexican Oil Fund by Licensees and Operators.

Hydrocarbons Information System

Hydrocarbons Information System

In the Hydrocarbons Information System (SIH), you can view and download the historic production of oil and gas by well, as well as other statistics of interest regarding the Mexican oil sector provided by the National Hydrocarbons Commission.

US$ 7.568 BILLION DOLLARS INVESTED IN INFORMATION AND EXPLORATION CONTRACTS
imagen_est_20190312_eng_v2.png
12 March 2019

From 2015 to 2018, investments in Exploration and Extraction Contracts and exploration studies totaled US$7.568 billion dollars, consisting in the following:

  • US$3.054 billion in information investments: $302 million dollars in access fees to the National Hydrocarbons Information Center “CNIH” databases (4%); and $2.752 billion dollars in “ARES” (Autorizaciones para el Reconocimiento y Exploración Superficial, or Reconaissance and Surface Exploration Permits) exploration studies (36%);
  • US$1.197 billion invested in activities related to Exploration and Extraction Contracts (16%).
  • US$1.645 billion in payments to the Mexican Oil Fund (22%).
  • US$1.671 billion in transfers to Pemex related to 3 signed farmout agreements (22%).

Investments in exploration, including contract-related activities and information acquisition, have generated a total investment of US$4.252 billion, which represents an additional 69% to investment made by Pemex during the same period (US$6.174 billion)1.

PDF

For more information, please download the PDF.

Source: National Hydrocarbons Commission (CNH).

Production

Production
Oil production
February 2019
1,699.8
Thousands of barrels per day
Production

National production of hydrocarbons since 1960, disaggregated by license/entitlement or contract, location (state) and main production project. It includes natural gas production.

Reserves and resources

Reserves and resources
3P reserves
January 2018
25,467
Million barrels of oil equivalent
Reserves and resources

Hydrocarbons national reserves, by category 1P, 2P and 3P, disaggregated by oil field and license/entitlement or contract. It includes prospective resources and the relationship between production and reserves.

Petroleum activity

Petroleum activity
Operating wells
February 2019
7,830
Total wells
Petroleum activity

Indicators of the evolution of the oil industry in Mexico, such as the number of wells drilled and finished, disaggregated by type of well, location and operator. It includes the number of drilling rigs and the number and type of hydrocarbon-producing wells.

Licenses/Entitlements and Contracts

Licenses/Entitlements and Contracts
January 2019
111 Contracts
415 Entitlements
Existing
Licenses/Entitlements and Contracts

Management of licenses/entitlements, contracts and tender processes in the hydrocarbons sector. It includes information related to the technical management and monitoring of licenses/entitlements and contracts.

Sales and prices

Sales and prices
MME price
April 11, 2019
64.09
Dollars per barrel
Sales and prices

Hydrocarbons' prices, according to international benchmarks.

Investments

Investments
Approved investments
March 2019
33.029
Billion dollars
Investments in Contracts and Licenses/Entitlements and payments to the Mexican Oil Fund

In this section, you will find information regarding investments in Exploration and Extraction Contracts disaggregated by type:

  • Estimated investment, showing total capital investment during project lifespan assuming commercial success.
  • Committed investment, according to the Minimum Work Program stipulated in each Contract.
  • Approved investment in Exploration and Development Plans.
  • Disbursed investment, using information on costs, expenses and investments registered with the Mexican Oil Fund.

In addition, you will find information regarding investments in Licenses/Entitlements, as well as payments made to the Mexican Oil Fund by Licensees and Operators.