Rig count in December 2017

DrillingThe Colombian Chamber of Goods and Services (Campetrol) reported its drill rig information for December, 2017. This metric decreased compared to November figures, breaking a positive trend of 19 months. » Read More

Bayón talks about Ecopetrol's perspectives for 2018

Eye on EcopetrolAccording to the CEO, this year started with a bittersweet feeling for the industry; better international prices, but attacks against oil infrastructure. He also said that fracking is a good option to increase reserves. » Read More

Transport costs increased

Downstream Demand and PricingThe National Administrative Department of Statistics (DANE) reported on transport costs and the main factors that influenced their behavior during 2017. » Read More

This year starts with a positive report on security issues

Security and Public OrderThe National Army, the Police and the National Tax and Customs Police (Polfa) announced successful operations in different departments of the country regarding the confiscation of smuggled fuel. The development of these and other stories in our periodic Security summary. » Read More

Colombia ranks 4th among the countries with cheapest fuel prices in the region

Downstream Demand and PricingUruguay remains the country with the highest prices, while Venezuela still has the lowest. » Read More

New Vice Minister of Energy

Regulation and PolicyThe Ministry of Energy and Mines announced the appointment of a new vice minister of energy, Alonso Cardona Delgado. » Read More

Frontera guidance

ProductionFrontera Energy Corporation (TSX: FEC) announced its 1Q18 production target and other goals for this year. The company highlighted that it achieved exit rate production after royalties during December 2017.  » Read More

USO announces its negotiation calendar for 2018

Security and Public OrderThe union spoke about negotiation dates for this year, and revealed the names of the leaders that were chosen as advisers during the process of organizing and drafting USO’s list of demands. » Read More