ANP Round 6: Record of qualifications

The National Petroleum Agency, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP) published last Tuesday (15) in the Official Gazette of the The list of the last four companies approved to participate in the 6th Pre-salt production sharing round: Compañia Española de Petroóleos, S.A.U., Enauta Energia S.A., Equinor Brasil Energia LTDA. and Petrogal Brasil S.A. scheduled for November 7, the dispute has a record number of companies Be empowered to participate since the start of bids in the sharing regime Production in 2013.

The last four companies add up to the other 13 approved Meeting on October 02, totaling 17 eligible for the auction. Between The approved are Brazilian Petrobras and foreign as Shell, BP, Chevron, Petronas, ExxonMobil and Repsol Sinopec.

Sharing rounds define the companies that can Explore and produce oil and gas in blocks with reservoirs in the layer Salt. In the 6th round will be offered five areas: four in the Santos basin (Aram, southwest of Sagittarius, Cruzeiro do Sul and Boomerang) and one in the basin of Campos (north of Brava).