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Petrobras CEO says Exxon expressed ‘strong interest’ in pre-salt oil

Posted by: Admin | Posted on: April 4th, 2017 | 0 Comments

SAO PAULO U.S. oil company Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N) expressed to Brazil’s state-controlled firm Petrobras (PETR4.SA) “strong interest” in the exploration of deep-water pre-salt oil fields off the Brazilian coast, Petrobras Chief Executive Officer Pedro Parente said on Tuesday.

“Considering movements towards a strategic partnership, we have nothing concrete with Exxon, but they have certainly expressed strong interest in the Brazilian pre-salt exploration,” Parente told reporters.

(Reporting by LaĆ­s Martins; Writing by Marcelo Teixeira)

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