The state company and the Bolivian government signed accords with various sugar cane industry groups for the production of ethanol.
Jim Chisholm, VP for Latin America at Sproule, explains why interruptions to Mexico's pipeline imports can seriously impair electricity generation and impact a wide range of industries. And he welcomes the country's new measures to minimize that risk.
For tapping pipelines the penalty will be between 20 and 30 years in jail.
The results largely maintained the 2016 trend, with fuels and lubricants showing profit, in contrast to natural gas and portland cement.
Avant Energy has started construction on the SUPERA supply system to raise gasoline and diesel inventories across the country.