Where the Rhetoric Meets the Road

  In just 10 weeks, Mexico’s President-elect, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, will take the big seat in the world’s 11th most populous country. As we inch closer to the AMLO… Read More.

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Politics Make Strange Bedfellows

August 9, 2018

It’s been just over a month since Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador secured his landslide victory over Ricardo Anaya to capture the Presidency of Mexico. A damning indictment of establishment politicians,… Read More.

Mexico Has Their Man. Now What?

July 3, 2018

The people of Mexico have spoken and Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is their man. Often referred to by his initials, AMLO proved that the third time is the charm, capping… Read More.

Reflections On The Summit

June 13, 2018

Last week, more than 150 oil and gas professionals from the US and Mexico joined together in San Antonio for the 4th Mexico Gas Summit. This year’s conversation centered on… Read More.

Reform Madness

May 18, 2018

  A recent poll revealed that the majority of Mexican consumers still do not have a grasp on the conditions that made energy reform necessary. Regardless, Mexican drivers seem to… Read More.

Making Moves

May 4, 2018

  After an extended turnaround process, Pemex’s Madero and Minatitlan refineries are poised to resume operations in the coming weeks, but concerns about the national oil company’s downstream efforts persist…. Read More.

There Will Be Work

April 17, 2018

  With announcements of foreign investment becoming increasingly rare, it looks like 2018 may be a lost cause for new projects. But what about 2019? Will first movers be rewarded… Read More.

Extending an Olive Branch?

April 2, 2018

  While politicians promote defiant nationalism on both sides of the border, recent developments suggest a more collaborative approach to the challenges of trade between the United States and Mexico…. Read More.

If An Auction is Held in Mexico …

March 28, 2018

  Shell didn’t have an ace up its sleeve this time around. Indeed, Logistica’s attempt to auction off storage capacity and pipeline access in Coahuila and Tamaulipas was more flounder… Read More.

Spring Broke?

March 19, 2018

  It’s Spring Break here in San Antonio and as the kids say, “Sun’s Out, Guns Out.” Ok ok, maybe that shouldn’t be this week’s slogan given the rash of… Read More.