The figures may not constitute final amounts due to rounding.
Peak investments in refining projects and the expansion of the production project portfolio have resulted in higher capital expenditure
Capital expenditure at brownfields increased by 18.9% due to:
an increase in drilling and workover at new fields in traditional production regions.
Capital expenditure at greenfields increased by 17.5% due to:
an increase in drilling and construction of infrastructure facilities;
seismic surveys at new licence blocks;
commencing oil rim projects.
The growth of capital expenditure in the downstream segment amounted to 21.3% year on year, and is related to an active phase of deep conversion projects at the Omsk Refinery, and construction of a catalyst plant.