Brazil's Petrobras receives $940 mln compensation payment from TotalEnergies for Atapu oilfield

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The logo of Brazil's state-run Petrobras oil company is seen on a tank in at Petrobras Paulinia refinery in Paulinia, Brazil July 1, 2017. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

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April 26 (Reuters) - Brazil state-run oil company Petrobras (PETR4.SA) said on Tuesday it received a 4.7 billion reais ($940.24 million) compensation payment from TotalEnergies EP Brasil Ltda for Atapu oilfield.

In a securities filing, the company said the payment was for a 22.5% stake in a consortium made between the company, Shell Brasil Petroleo Ltda (25%) and TotalEnergies(TOTFEC.UL).

($1 = 4.9987 reais)

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Reporting by Carolina Pulice; Editing by Sandra Maler

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