Report of Foreign Issuer Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 (6-k)
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of April, 2021
Commission File Number 1-15106
PETRÓLEO BRASILEIRO S.A. – PETROBRAS
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Brazilian Petroleum Corporation – PETROBRAS
(Translation of Registrant's name into English)
Avenida República do Chile, 65
20031-912 – Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Federative Republic of Brazil
(Address of principal executive office)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file
annual reports under cover Form 20-F or Form 40-F.
Form 20-F ___X___ Form 40-F _______
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant by furnishing the
information contained in this Form is also thereby furnishing the
information to the Commission pursuant to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
Yes _______ No___X____
Petrobras expresses interest in the surplus of Atapu and
Rio de Janeiro, April 28, 2021 - Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. –
Petrobras informs that today it expressed to the National Energy
Policy Council (CNPE) its interest in the preferential rights in
the Second Bidding Round of the Transfer of Rights’ Surplus Volumes
under the Production Sharing regime, pursuant to Law 12,351/2010
and Federal Decree 9,041/2017.
The company's Executive Board approved the expression of interest
in the preferential rights in the areas of Atapu and Sépia with a percentage of
30%, considering the parameters disclosed in the CNPE's Resolution
Nº 05, of April 22, 2021, and in the Ministry of Mines and Energy's
(MME) Directive Nº 08, of April 19, 2021.
The values corresponding to the signature bonuses to be paid, in
case of confirmation of the participation percentages in the terms
above by the CNPE, will be of R$ 1,200.6 million for Atapu and R$
R$ 2,141.4 million for Sépia.
The expression of interest is in line with the company's Strategic
Plan, focused on concentrating its resources in world-class assets
in deep and ultra-deep waters.
For more information:
PETRÓLEO BRASILEIRO S.A. – PETROBRAS | Investors
Av. República do Chile, 65 – 1803 – 20031-912 – Rio de Janeiro,
Tel.: 55 (21) 3224-1510/9947 | 0800-282-1540
This document may contain forecasts within the meaning of Section
27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (Securities Act), and
Section 21E of the Securities Trading Act of 1934, as amended
(Trading Act) that reflect the expectations of the Company's
officers. The terms: "anticipates", "believes", "expects",
"predicts", "intends", "plans", "projects", "aims", "should," and
similar terms, aim to identify such forecasts, which evidently
involve risks or uncertainties, predicted or not by the Company.
Therefore, future results of the Company's operations may differ
from current expectations, and the reader should not rely solely on
the information included herein.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of
1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on
its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Date: April 28, 2021
PETRÓLEO BRASILEIRO S.A–PETROBRAS
By: /s/ Andrea Marques de
Andrea Marques de
Chief Financial Officer and Investor Relations Officer