STJ determines arbitration between ANP and Petrobras

The Superior Court of Justice (STJ) has determined that the judicial dispute between the national oil, Natural gas and Biofuels Agency (ANP) and Petrobras are resolved in arbitration (alternative method of conflict resolution, in which the parties define the solution of the Controversy presented, without the participation of the judiciary.

This is because the ANP Cobra state the special participation in oil and gas exploration fields on the coast of Espírito Santo. The case began when, after 16 years of validity of the contract, the agency decided to unify all the fields formerly Arrematados, creating a single large oil field (humpback field). However, the oil company recurred against collecting. In this way, the entities must agree.

We continue to await the next decisions between the ANP and Petrobras. And meanwhile, continue you also accompanying the Offshore Panorama and keep informed about everything that happens in the oil, gas, energy, pre-salt, fuels, petrol, Petrobras and Offshore sectors. Remember, your business passes through here! Check out: and


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