The government has amended Article 93 of the Regulation of Transportation of Hydrocarbons through Pipelines. New tariffs have been established by calculating the minimum return for every type of pipeline in the country.
Bolivia now has an exclusive wholesale dealer for the marketing of gasoline and diesel oil produced in the country. Purchase/sale contracts will be entered into so that the internal market can be supplied with these products.
The procedure for obtaining a concession for the construction and operation of pipelines, stations and plants for the transportation of hydrocarbons is regulated by the Hudrocarbons Superintendency. Generally, transportation is regulated by the principle of free access so that everyone has the right to access contract transportation services.
The government has implemented a decree to reduce the domestic price of oil following public dissatisfaction with high prices.
Including: Exploration, Exploitation and Commercialization; Hydrocarbon Transportation and Natural Gas Distribution; Refining and Industrialization; Mandatory Easements