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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CNH authorizes the drilling of exploratory well Chibu-1EXP in ultra deepwaters in the Gulf of Mexico
02 December 2019

During the 13th Ordinary Session of the Board of Commissioners on November 13, 2019, the National Hydrocarbons Commission authorized the drilling of exploratory well Chibu-1EXP in ultra deepwaters, by operator Shell Exploración y Extracción de México.1

  • This is the first exploratory well to be drilled in ultra deepwaters in the Saline Basin located in the Gulf of Mexico. Total programmed depth is estimated at 6,731 meters2.
  • The well is drilled as part of a deepwater contract in the Gulf of Mexico3 signed in May 2018 with contractor Shell Exploración y Extracción de México S.A. de C.V.
  • In total, prospective resources are estimated at 219 million barrels of crude oil equivalent, across two geological objectives located in the Oligocene and the Upper Oxfordian Jurassic.
  • The drilling timeline is estimated at 85 days, with activities starting on December 5, 2019, and finishing on February 28, 2020.
  • Investment is estimated at US$93.3 million (MXN$1.810 billion pesos4), in terms of well drilling and finishing.
  • For more information regarding wells, sorted by operator and location, visit the portals: https://sih.hidrocarburos.gob.mx/ and https://cnh.gob.mx/registro-publico/pozos/.
PDF

1 CNH (2019). 13th Ordinary Session of the Board of Commissioners, available at: https://cnh.gob.mx/registro-publico/sesiones

2 Meters developed under rotary table.

3 Contract CNH-R02-L04-AP-CS-G01/2018.

4 An exchange rate of MXN$19.41 pesos to the dollar is used, published by the Bank of Mexico on November 20, 2019.

Production

Production
Oil production
October 2019
1,661.5
Thousand barrels per day

National production

Oil

1,712.7

Thousand barrels per day

Natural gas

4,995.3

Million cubic feet per day

Nitrogen-free Natural Gas

3,972.8

Million cubic feet per day

Condensate

26.6

Thousand barrels per day

Oil production

Entitlements

1,618.3

Thousand barrels per day

Contracts

94.4

Thousand 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.

This section includes statistics related to Prospective Production of Hydrocarbons, calculated using information from Development Plans submitted by Operators and estimates made by the National Hydrocarbons Commission.

Reserves and resources

Reserves and resources
3P reserves
January 2019
25.1
Billion barrels of oil equivalent

Reserves

3P

25,106.1

MMBOE

2P

15,836.2

MMBOE

1P

7,897.3

MMBOE

Prospective resources

Total

112,833.3

MMBOE

Conventional

52,629.1

MMBOE

Unconventional

60,204.3

MMBOE

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
October 2019
7,824
Operating wells

Wells

Total drilled wells

25

Exploratory wells

4

Development wells

21

Operating wells

7,873

Exploration studies (ARES)

Total studies

52

Developing

20

Completed

32

ARES register

86

Companies with authorizations

21

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.

Entitlements and Contracts

Entitlements and Contracts
September 2019
396 Entitlements
111 Contracts
Existing

Entitlements existing

Entitlements

413

Exploration

110

Extraction

258

Shelter

45

Contracts existing

Contracts

111

Bidding process

103

Pemex farmouts

3

Pemex migrations

5

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
December 11, 2019
54.0
Dollars per barrel

Oil

WTI

56.81

Dollars per barrel

Brent

62.68

MME

49.41

Gas

Henry Hub

2.71

Dollars per million BTU

IPGN - CRE

3.24

Sales and prices

Hydrocarbons' prices, according to international benchmarks.

Investments

Investments
Approved investments
October, 2019
36,702.0
Millions of dollars

Investment in Contracts

Committed investment

4.158

Billion dollars

Approved investment

36.406

Billion dollars

Disbursed investment

3.009

Billion dollars

Hydrocarbons payments

Total

107.657

Billion dollars

Entitlements

105.803

Contracts

1.854

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, information investments 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.

CNH authorizes the drilling of exploratory well Chibu-1EXP in ultra deepwaters in the Gulf of Mexico
2019 11 28 Estadístico Pozo Chibu-1EXP ingles.png (1)
02 December 2019

During the 13th Ordinary Session of the Board of Commissioners on November 13, 2019, the National Hydrocarbons Commission authorized the drilling of exploratory well Chibu-1EXP in ultra deepwaters, by operator Shell Exploración y Extracción de México.1

  • This is the first exploratory well to be drilled in ultra deepwaters in the Saline Basin located in the Gulf of Mexico. Total programmed depth is estimated at 6,731 meters2.
  • The well is drilled as part of a deepwater contract in the Gulf of Mexico3 signed in May 2018 with contractor Shell Exploración y Extracción de México S.A. de C.V.
  • In total, prospective resources are estimated at 219 million barrels of crude oil equivalent, across two geological objectives located in the Oligocene and the Upper Oxfordian Jurassic.
  • The drilling timeline is estimated at 85 days, with activities starting on December 5, 2019, and finishing on February 28, 2020.
  • Investment is estimated at US$93.3 million (MXN$1.810 billion pesos4), in terms of well drilling and finishing.
  • For more information regarding wells, sorted by operator and location, visit the portals: https://sih.hidrocarburos.gob.mx/ and https://cnh.gob.mx/registro-publico/pozos/.
PDF

1 CNH (2019). 13th Ordinary Session of the Board of Commissioners, available at: https://cnh.gob.mx/registro-publico/sesiones

2 Meters developed under rotary table.

3 Contract CNH-R02-L04-AP-CS-G01/2018.

4 An exchange rate of MXN$19.41 pesos to the dollar is used, published by the Bank of Mexico on November 20, 2019.

Production

Production
Oil production
September 2019
1,712.7
Thousand 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.

This section includes statistics related to Prospective Production of Hydrocarbons, calculated using information from Development Plans submitted by Operators and estimates made by the National Hydrocarbons Commission.

Reserves and resources

Reserves and resources
3P reserves
January 2018
25,106.1
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
September 2019
7,873
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.

Entitlements and Contracts

Entitlements and Contracts
July 2019
111 Contracts
413 Entitlements
Existing
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
November 20, 2019
49.58
Dollars per barrel
Sales and prices

Hydrocarbons' prices, according to international benchmarks.

Investments

Investments
Approved investments
August 2019
36.406
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, information investments as well as payments made to the Mexican Oil Fund by Licensees and Operators.