New areas in Campos Basin should be auctioned in the 16th round

The National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP), approved more areas to be biddings in the 16th round of bids, expected to happen next year and for pre-salt auctions, assumptions for 2020 and 2021. The fields were indicated by the National Energy Policy Council (CNPE), and after approval, the ANP divided the plans between the pre-salt auctions and the concession.

The 16th round of bidding will offer exploratory blocks in the Campos, Pernambuco-Paraíba, Santos, Camamu-Almada and Jacuípe basins. The pre-salt areas will be offered the area within the polygon of the Santos basin.

It was also approved the proposal that postpones the signing of contracts of the fourth auction of the pre-salt, which would be until November 30th and now must be signed on December 19, along with the realization of the fifth auction of the pre-salt.

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