SAO PAULO (S&P Global Ratings) July 22, 2019—S&P Global Ratings published a midyear report on Latin American Utilities. The sector has continued to post stable performance. Nevertheless, it faces the following trends: lower GDP growth prospects in the region; tightening financing conditions in Argentina; weakening spot prices in Chile and Peru; rising shift to renewable energy sources; falling prices for unconventional energy; upcoming auctions in Colombia and Brazil; and Mexico's plans to restructure its energy framework.
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