Oil leak in Peru costs companies $2 million after pipeline attack

Source: Business Insurance

July 15, 2019 Peru’s mining, petroleum and energy industry association said that an oil leak in the northeastern region cost companies $2 million per day after indigenous communities damaged the Norperuano Pipeline in May, Telesur reported. Peru has declared a state of emergency for the next 60 days after another oil spill contaminated the Maranon River in the Loreto region.