Shell aims to increase oil exploration in Brazil

With the purchase of BG held last year, Shell has increased your influence and participation in the exploration and production of oil in Brazil, especially in the deep waters of the pre-salt. Even though a minority share in the fields of squid and Sapinhoá, anglo-Dutch oil company has already become the second largest producer of oil in the country, behind only at Petrobras.

Possessor of 20% also in the consortium of the field of Libra in the pre-salt Santos basin, according to recent interviews, the Shell has to invest at least $ $10 billion in Brazil until 2020, which in addition to strengthening the national economy, will also be able to raise the offer of jobs Brazilian professionals.

Although acting crappy on 14th round of Bids from the National Agency of petroleum, Natural gas and biofuels (ANP), which took place in September, the expectation is that the Shell to expand their investments to the second and third rounds of the pre-salt, that are scheduled to happen on day 27 of Oct. With the proximity of the auctions, grows the expectation for future opportunities to Brazilians.

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