Brazil's Petrobras sells $25 mln stake in oil, gas field

miércoles 1 de julio de 2015 20:28 GYT

SAO PAULO, July 1 (Reuters) - Brazil's state-run oil firm Petrobras said on Wednesday it had signed a contract to sell its 20 percent stake in the Bijupira and Salema oil and gas fields for $25 million.

The fields, operated by Royal Dutch Shell Plc, are located in the Campos Basin. Petrobras is trying to sell $15.1 billion worth of assets this year and next to pay down debts. (Reporting by Caroline Stauffer; Editing by Lisa Shumaker)