Ecopetrol (NYSE:EC) published its 2Q19 and 1H19 financial results and that allowed us to update our ECP Line-of-Business (LoB) charts, something we had not done since March (based on 2018 full-year results). The Transport LoB produces less EBITDA in volume than E&P but margins continue to rise.
The Colombian government wants to boost the growth of the oil sector and the Caribbean is positioned as one of the most attractive regions to develop new offshore projects. Ecopetrol (NYSE: EC) talked about investors’ interest in this area.
CEO Felipe Bayón spoke about the NOC’s upcoming projects, and how they will assure best practices in Colombia, when it comes to developing unconventional resources.