Common questions

Does Pemex sell diesel?

Does Pemex sell diesel?

Mexico City — Mexico’s Pemex has been allowed to keep selling high sulfur diesel, which will enable the company to maintain its share of the refined products market by limiting competition, sources said Sept. 1.

Is diesel the same at all stations?

Other than that the two fuels are identical in their chemistry and sulfur content. Many diesel consumers believe there are not any differences even in diesel fuel from one pumping station to the next or from one time of year to the next.

Is diesel cheaper than gas in Mexico?

Fuel on the border is cheaper than most anywhere in the interior of Mexico, roughly on par with gas prices on the US border towns.

Is diesel available in Baja?

Starting in 2007, all Diesel vehicles manufactured in US and Canada have been designed for ULSD. The good news is since 2010 ULSD have been available throughout Baja.

Can I take a diesel truck to Mexico?

Can You Drive A Newer Diesel to Mexico? So today, you can drive your diesel rig in Mexico, but it will take some planning to safely drive your newer diesel vehicle in Mexico. But the good news is that the availability of ULSD (Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel) is improving every day.

Is supermarket diesel any good?

Big Brand Petrol and Diesel Fuel from branded retailers tends to come with a higher price tag to that of supermarkets. Their fuel is portrayed to have a higher quality and be better for your car’s engine. This means that fuel from supermarkets, without these additives, could be costing you more in the long run.

How much does diesel cost in Mexico?

For comparison, the average price of diesel in the world for this period is 28.49 Mexican Peso….Mexico Diesel prices, 02-Aug-2021.

Mexico Diesel prices Liter Gallon
MXN 21.760 82.371
USD 1.094 4.141
EUR 0.921 3.486

Why is gas so cheap in Mexico?

The Mexican government deliberately keeps down the price of gas at the Mexico-U.S. border in order to maintain parity with the United States. In the 20-kilometer swath known as “La Franja,” Magna sells for 10.91 pesos a liter and Premium 12.50 pesos.

Can you take a diesel truck to Mexico?

Does Mexico have ultra low sulfur diesel?

Mexico does not produce enough ultra-low sulfur diesel (ULSD) to satisfy the demand the new rule – which was issued by the nation’s energy regulator in 2016 – would create, so U.S. refiners started gearing up last year to supply the neighboring country with more clean fuel.

Where is the PEMEX refinery in Tula de Allende?

PEMEX refinery in Tula de Allende, state of Hidalgo. President Calderón called for a change in Mexico’s oil industry after output at Pemex fell at the fastest rate since 1942. His comments came after Petrobras and London-based BP said they made a “giant” oil find of as much as 3 billion barrels (480 × 10

Where did Pemex find 500 million barrels of oil?

In December 2019, the company stated that it has discovered a deposit in southeastern Mexico that could produce 500 million barrels of crude which is considered the largest discovery in more than 30 years. Taxes on Pemex revenue provide about a third of all the tax revenues collected by the Mexican government.

Where does Trafigura store its fuel in Mexico?

Another logistic challenge private suppliers face is the limited storage capacity in Mexico’s central region, said Compean. Only Trafigura has storage capacity operating in Central Mexico at its Atlacomulco terminal in the state of Mexico.

When did the Pemex explosion in Mexico happen?

On January 31, 2013, an explosion occurred at the administrative offices of Pemex in Mexico City. At least 37 people were killed and at least 126 were injured. The cause has not been confirmed.

Are there any Pemex gas stations in Mexico?

It is the Mexican state-owned petroleum company, created in 1938 by nationalized petroleum. The good thing is, all the Pemex have the same price (in each area), so no having to shop around for the best deal. However there are some crafty scams at Pemex gas stations in Mexico.

Where to find ultra low sulfer diesel in Mexico?

How to Find ULSD (ultra low sulfer diesel) in Mexico. Mexico still doesn’t refine enough Ultra Low Sulfer Diesel for you to count on finding ULSD at a Pemex pump. It’s a national pride thing and the President supports Pemex. Foreign stations, however, import most of their fuel from the USA.

How much does a liter of diesel cost in Mexico?

Diesel – 21.16 pesos/liter / (USD$3.86 Gal). Magna 21.14 pesos/liter (USD$3.86 gal.) – NOT a typo. The Mexican constitution was amended in 2014 to allow private investment in Pemex, mainly to fund exploration offshore and fracking. For years, Mexico was a net oil exporter and noted for cheap gas and diesel prices.

Are there any Gulf Oil Gas stations in Mexico?

Gulf Oil planned to have 100 gas stations in Mexico by the end of 2017. It didn’t happen. With the new president (Amlo) planning on reviatlizing the Mexican oil ihndustry, it’s anyone’s guess how things will turn out in 2020. All Mexican gasoline is unleaded gasoline (Magna – regular and Premium UBA – super gasoline).

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Ruth Doyle