Statistic Analysis
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Oil & gas operators will drill 470 wells over the next 5 years
10 January 2020

In exploration and development plans approved by the Comisión Nacional de Hidrocarburos, 470 wells are projected to be drilled by operators during the period 2020-2024.


59 of these wells (13%) are exploratory, committed to by operators in plans approved by the CNH. Areas tendered in Bidding Round 2 stand out, with a total of 44 wells to be drilled.


411 (87%) of these wells are production wells that operators have committed to in approved development plans. Particularly notable are the 318 projected wells from Pemex contract migration areas, 225 of which will be drilled in the Ébano Field contractual area.


For more information, please visit the Rondas México portal, under the tab “Relevant Statistics” (


Source: Comisión Nacional de Hidrocarburos, using information from plans presented by operators of Exploration and Extraction Contracts. Information updated on December 01, 2019.

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