Grupo Carso announces agreement with Talos Energy Inc. to acquire a 17.4% interest in the Zama oil field from its Mexican subsidiary.
May 25, 2023
Grupo Carso, through its subsidiary Zamajal, S.A. de C.V., announces that it has entered into a binding agreement with Talos Energy Inc. to acquire 49.9% of the capital stock of its Mexican subsidiary Talos Energy México 7, S. de R.L. de C.V., holder of a 17.4% interest in the Zama oil field. In April 2023 the consortium will present a plan for exploration and extraction of hydrocarbons under production sharing in Block 7, a contract area located in shallow waters approximately 63.5 km off the coast of Tabasco, in the Southeast Basin of Mexico. Participation in the Zama Oil Field: 50.4% Petróleos Mexicanos (through PEP), 19.8% Wintershall Dea AG, 17.4% Talos Mexico and 12.4% Harbour Energy PLC.