RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Publicly traded Brazilian energy firm Eneva SA has entered into direct talks with state-run oil firm Petrobras to purchase a complex of oil and gas fields in the Amazon rainforest known as the Urucu cluster, the companies said in separate securities filings on Monday, February 1st.
The statement, which followed a report earlier in the day in online newspaper Brazil Journal, gave no details on timing or price.
The Brazil Journal article said Eneva competitor 3R Petroleum Oleo e Gas SA had made a higher offer during a bidding round in 2020, but that round . . .