Delivering on promises was a major theme in Russia's upstream in 2017. The launch of Yamal LNG highlighted NOVATEK's capacity to deliver on commercially challenging and technically complex projects. Russia successfully collaborated with OPEC to implement oil production cuts to support the oil price. The pivot to China gathered pace as CEFC China took a stake in Rosneft and Gazprom made progress on the Power of Siberia pipeline. Read our Russia 2017 year in review to find out about how Russia has turned a corner.