South America / GoM
Country profile: Argentina
|Location:||Southern South America, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Chile and Uruguay,0,0,0|
|Climate:||mostly temperate; arid in southeast; subantarctic in southwest|
|Terrain:||rich plains of the Pampas in northern half, flat to rolling plateau of Patagonia in south, rugged Andes along western border|
|Size:||2766890 sq. km total (Land area: 2736690 sq. km Water area: 30200 sq.km)|
|Population:||40,677,348 (July 2008 est.)|
|Languages:||Spanish (official), Italian, English, German, French|
|Capital city:||Buenos Aires|
|Legal system:||mixture of US and West European legal systems; has not accepted compulsory ICJ jurisdiction|
|Currency:||Argentine peso (ARS)|
Energy production and consumption
|Production:||801,700 bbl/day (2005 est.)||43 billion cu m (2005 est.)|
|Consumption:||480,000 bbl/day (2005 est.)||38 billion cu m (2005 est.)|
|Exports:||367,600 bbl/day (2004)||6 billion cu m (2005 est.)|
|Imports:||21,650 bbl/day (2004)||1 billion cu m (2005)|
|Reserves:||2 billion bbl (2007 est.)||512 billion cu m (1 January 2006 est.)|
Argentina - recent news
|29 Sep 20
||Argentina: Echo Energy provides update on the Monte Aymond gas project in Santa Cruz Sur, Argentina
Echo Energy, the Latin American focused upstream energy company, has announced the completion of an initial assessment by the Company of the Monte Aymond gas project in Santa Cruz Sur, Argentina.
|22 Sep 20
||Argentina: President Energy announces workover and drilling update
AIM-listed President Energy has provided an update in relation to its operations in Rio Negro, Argentina as well as the release of the unaudited interim results for H1 2020.
|15 Sep 20
||Argentina: President Energy announces operational update
AIM-listed President Energy, the energy company with a diverse portfolio of production and exploration assets focused primarily in Argentina has provided an operational update in relation to its current Rio Negro operations in the Estancia Vieja and Puesto Flores fields.
|09 Sep 20
||Argentina: Echo Energy provides Santa Cruz Sur operational update
Echo Energy, the Latin American focused upstream oil and gas company, has provided an update on operations at its Santa Cruz Sur blocks onshore Argentina. The Company has been undertaking upfront work focused on increasing liquids production at Santa Cruz Sur.
|03 Sep 20
||Argentina: President Energy provides Rio Negro operational update
AIM-listed President Energy has provided an operational update on the results of its first well workover in the current programme at the Company's Rio Negro fields in Argentina.
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