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PEMEX LOGISTICS OPEN SEASON 1.2

PEMEX LOGISTICS OPEN SEASON 1.2

On January 9, 2018, Pemex Logística announced the start of open season 1.2, whose purpose is to allow those interested in participating to contract PEMEX's available capacity in the Storage and Transportation System by pipeline of the Northern Border Zone System.
The target capacity for season 1.2 will be as follows:

ZONE DUCTO STREET LENGTH (KM) AVAILABLE CAPACITY FOR OPEN SEASON (BARRELS/DAY)
Border Zone 10" Polyduct Satelite - Monclova - Sabinas (Alternate Pipeline) Satelite - Monclova 217.2 950
10″ Satelite - Monclova - Sabinas Polyduct (Alternate Pipeline) Monclova-Sabinas 106.3 4,750

 

ZONE TERMINAL PRODUCT AVAILABLE CAPACITY FOR OPEN SEASON (BARRELS)

Border Zone

Monclova Regular Gasoline 20,403
Premium gasoline 873
Diesel 22,879
Nuevo Laredo Regular Gasoline 5,676
Premium gasoline 1,806
Diesel 0
Sabinas Regular Gasoline 5,209
Premium gasoline 0
Diesel 4,256

According to the call issued by Pemex, the schedule for this procedure is as follows;

CONCEPT
 
DELIVERY TIME
Call for applications and pre-qualification From January 9, 2018 to January 29, 2018
Submission of proposals January 30, 2018 to February 27, 2018
Evaluation and methodology From February 28, 2018 to March 13, 2018
Assignment March 14, 2018

Next steps:

  • Pemex Logística's open season will be conducted through an auction.
  • To prequalify, the following documents must be submitted to Pemex Logística: (i) letter expressing interest in participating in the open season in accordance with the corresponding Annex published by Pemex Logística; (ii) confidentiality agreement; (iii) documents evidencing the legal incorporation of the interested parties; (iv) Federal Taxpayers Registry; and (v) Non-collision letter.
  • Prequalified companies must submit their proposals to Pemex Logística.
  • Pemex Logística will evaluate and, if applicable, accept the proposal.
  • Those interested must submit the required guarantees no later than February 26, 2018.

The rates applicable to the open season will be those determined in accordance with the auction process mentioned in the call for bids.
Our firm's energy, mining and infrastructure lawyers are available for any questions or comments on the above.