What the price of Gasoline at Lake Chapala in 2015?

June 25, 2015

nergy News: Exploration Success for Pemex


As you likely know, Pemex, Mexico’s state-owned oil company has a monopoly on gasoline sales in Mexico. Gasoline for regular gasoline now costs about $2 USD a gallon when the exchange rate is 15 pesos to a $1 USD. Sold in liters for ? pesos per litter.

But, did you know that Pemex has just announced five new shallow-water discoveries in the Gulf of Mexico. The new fields are off the coast of the state of Tabascocand the state of Campeche. The new output is expected to achieve output of 200,000 barrels of oil and 170 metric cubic feet of gas a day o more within three years. If these discoveries are  “biggest exploration success in five years.” … very good news for Pemex, for the industry and for our country.” Pemex chief Emilio Loyoza was recently quoted as saying. 

Let’s all hope he’s right and that the government keeps our gasoline costs low and predictable here at Lake Chapala and all across Mexico. It’s a big beautiful country to explore, but as great as the other places are, none, all things considered, beat Lake Chapala, Mexico 

All for now, Tu amigo, Sid Grosvenor

  • robert

    Sid
    I have to disagree with your cost of gasoline. A US gallon is 3.8 liters and the price per liter for regular is 13.57 pesos. So 13.57 pesos x 3.8 = 51.566 pesos per gal.
    51.566 divided by 15.4896 pesos per dollar = $3.33 a gallon. It is about $2.00 a gallon at the boarder in order to be competitive with the US and that price is only at stations close to the border to keep Mexicans from crossing the border to buy gas.

    Robert

Email for more information:
Sid@ChapalaClub.com

Featured Video

Latest Club Posts

Recent Club Comments

  • douglas brown: How do I get more info. on assisted living or retirement homes . I have tried to find info. but…
  • Mopussyplease: But could you answer on question? If it's so safe down there, why do all of the homes have bars…
  • Mopussyplease: But if you look at the whole country of Mexico and their murder rate vs America's murder rate. Mexico's murder…
  • John: Sid, please do not write about how great the Chapala area is as there are too many Americans and Canadians…
  • Marco Duran: My name is Sofia Huerta 37 y/o and I speak english, italian and spanish I've wroked in UK and Italy…
  • zach zachman: How did you like it Nigel?…
  • Lawrence Bogdon: Where can I get good Mezcal in San Juan Cosala???…

Chapala Webboard

Chapala Club Archives

See all Chapala Club Posts

Chapala Club Topics


Friends of Chapala Club