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Minas Gerais state's environment and sustainable development department ordered the mining giant comply with a full set of measures after a pipeline leaked in the Brazilian state.
Currently, exploration and production activities in the region are being supported from bases in Rio de Janeiro state.
A new study shows 2017 marked the lowest year for Chinese policy bank investment in the region since 2012; nevertheless, the country continues to fund major projects, particularly for infrastructure development in Brazil and Argentina.
However, oil and gas services firm SAExploration says any meaningful impact on revenue might not be seen until 2019.
In a joint project, Chile's Antofagasta region and Argentina's Salta province will implement an energy efficiency plan.