Bidders assess BHP's shale assets

BHP has reported strong interest in the US shale gas assets that it is preparing to divest, with oil majors amd private equity firms believed to be among those seeking more information.

Bidders assess BHP's shale assets Bidders assess BHP's shale assets Bidders assess BHP's shale assets Bidders assess BHP's shale assets Bidders assess BHP's shale assets

Data rooms now open for BHP's US acreage with initial bids expected in mid-2018

Shell and Blackstone Group are said to be considering a joint bid for the US assets with Chevron Corporation and others also mulling the assets, various media outlets have reported.