Open «Rosneft» in the Arctic Deposit may be the largest on the shelf

© RIA Novosti / Press-service of JSC «NK Rosneft»go to fotobanka installation Rosneft. Archival photoOpen «Rosneft» in the Arctic Deposit may be the largest on the shelf© RIA Novosti / Press-service of JSC «NK Rosneft»to the photobank

Ministry of natural resources does not preclude the opening of «Rosneft» in Eastern Arctic the largest offshore fields, said the head of the Ministry Sergey Donskoy.

The specialists of «Rosneft» as a result of drilling exploration wells off the coast of the Peninsula of Khara-Tumus offshore Khatanga Bay of the Laptev sea (Eastern Arctic) found that the core is saturated with oil with a predominance of light oil fractions, which allows Rosneft to be the discoverer of the deposits on the shelf of the Eastern Arctic, said in a statement released earlier Sunday.

«LUKOIL» and «Rosneft» on the Taimyr Peninsula belongs to two adjacent plots of land: «LUKOIL» — the terrestrial part of Eastern Taimyr deposits, «Rosneft» — the sea (Khatanga block).

Donskoy in his interview to RIA Novosti in late may, said he expects the opening of the «LUKOIL» on the East-Taimyr area of a large field, with recoverable oil reserves of 100 million tons.Open «Rosneft» in the Arctic Deposit may be the largest on the shelf© RIA Novosti, Infographics“Rosneft» in Germany: effective development and future growth

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