November 16, 2017 |
Ecuador has missed a $350m payment to Schlumberger, according to a statement from the oilfield services provider.
Oil-exporting Ecuador owed Schlumberger roughly $1.1bn in debt earlier this year and has trimmed this down to approximately $850m.
“The company registers the failure to pay $350m, out of a debt recognized by Ecuador’s ministry of finance of $850m and, which has been paid in installments with a series of delays,” Schlumberger said in its statement.
Ecuador’s state-run oil company Petr
Oilfield services provider says it “registers the failure” of the sovereign to transfer $350m