The government announced that the 15th round of exploratory block bids and fourth round of pre-salt bids will take place on March 29th and June 7, 2018, respectively. The 4th will follow the production sharing model, already the 15th is on concessions, because it refers to areas of oil and gas in the bidding.
The decision was taken during an extraordinary meeting of the National Energy Policy Council (CNPE), where defined that the fourth round of the pre-salt offer the blocks of three Marias, two brothers, Manakin, Saturn and Itaimbezinho, located in the basins of Campos and Santos.
The fifteenth round bids 70 blocks, being 49 are located in the maritime basins of Ceará, Potiguar, Sergipe-Alagoas, Campos and Santos, including two blocks adjacent to Saturn and 21 blocks in the land basins of Paraná and Sao Paulo.
The offer of blocks in the basins of the Foz do Amazonas and Pernambuco-Paraíba will be only for 2019. Want to know more about the world of oil, gas, energies, pre-salt, fuels, gasoline, Petrobras and offshore? Keep up with the Offshore Panorama. Remember, your business goes through here! Check out: www.panoramaoffshore.com.br and Www.facebook.com/panoramaoffshore