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WSJ: sanctions of the West weren't reflected in the Russian oil branch - RIA Novosti, 5/9/2017


Banner of the Rosneft company on the place of drilling of the Central Olginskaya-1 well. Archival photo
MOSCOW, on May 9 — RIA Novosti. The Russian oil branch hasn't suffered from the sanctions imposed by the USA and the European Union countries in 2014 writes Wall Street Journal.© of RIA Novosti. Maxim Blinovpereyti in фотобанкЭксперт about counteraction of the USA of Rosneft: Americans "have lost reason" Oil production in Russia in 2016 has made 11 million barrels a day, having reached thereby record level for the last decades, notes the edition. At the same time the American oil corporation ExxonMobil has suffered from sanctions. In April Trump's administration has refused to the company a request to bring out of action of sanctions a number of her joint projects with Rosneft which is under sanctions on development of fields in the Black Sea. Thus, ExxonMobil wasn't succeeded to be fixed on one of the last perspective oil fields and to keep competitive advantage which the company had got, having concluded in 2011 with Russia the agreement on joint development of hydrocarbonic stocks on the shelf of the Black Sea. At the same time, despite sanctions, the European Union provides to the energy companies big freedom of action in the relations with Russia, authors of article note. So, the British BP have allowed to keep nearly 20% of stocks of Rosneft that has allowed to increase net profit of the company in 2016 by 590 million dollars. The Italian Eni in partnership with Rosneft prepares for drilling of the well in the Black Sea at the end of 2017, and also plans to investigate the Arctic waters of the Barents Sea, reminds издание.© AP Photo/Matthew Brown, File the Ministry of Finance of the USA has refused to issue to Exxon the work permit in Rossiiotsutstvy uniform approach to sanctions from the West have called their efficiency into question. "When sanctions aren't applied uniformly, it is necessary to face inadvertent consequences" — quotes WSJ the former vice-president of the national Export-import bank of the USA Bill Arnold. The USA and the EU has imposed sanctions against Russia in 2014 after reunion of the Crimea with Russia. Sanctions, in particular, provide the ban on delivery to Russia of technologies for deep-water drilling in the region of the Arctic and the Black Sea. In January the USA has prolonged sanctions for a year.

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