Mexico, Italy’s ENI discuss Amoca field

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Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto (L) hosts the directors of the Italian oil company ENI in Mexico City, Mexico, May 2, 2017. The well drilled by ENI was reportedly the first by a foreign entity since Mexico opened its oil sector.

ENI reportedly recently discovered sizable oil reserves off the coast of Mexico


Mexico’s President Enrique Peña Nieto met ENI CEO Claudio Descalzi in Mexico City on May 3, discussing the development of the Amoca field, where the Italian energy major is studying the possibility of an early production phase, to anticipate the start-up of the field.

During the working meeting, also attended by the Secretary of Energy Pedro Joaquín Coldwell, Descalzi outlined ENI’s activities and plans in the country, with particular reference to Area 1 (ENI 100%) where the Italian company h...


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