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Russia East Barents Sea exploration basin

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Report summary

The asset report for the Russia East Barents Sea Basin has been archived. Since 2014, Russia's oil & gas industry has been targeted by rounds of EU and US sanctions in response to the annexation of Crimea and the crisis in eastern Ukraine. Sanctions limit the transfer of western technology and financing for Arctic offshore, deepwater and shale oil projects. A comprehensive update will be carried out if and when activity necessitates it. However should the basin be of interest to you, please contact us using the analyst details linked to this report and we will share Wood Mackenzie’s latest views and information on the basin.

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Tables and charts

This report includes 36 images and tables including:


  • Summary and key issues: Image 1
  • Exploration history map
  • Exploration wells by play
  • Licensed exploration acreage
  • Expiry forecast of current licences
  • Costs: Image 1
  • Commerciality index
  • Drilling activity by well type
  • Drilling activity by well type
  • Basin creaming curve
  • Cumulative discoveries by play
  • Cumulative volumes discovered by play
  • Henry Hub and local gas price assumptions
  • Breakeven price versus prospect size
  • Value creation versus investment
  • Jurassic Shelf
  • Reserves and resources: Image 5
  • Breakeven price of exploration
  • Discount rate breakeven price sensitivities
  • Value of potential discoveries
  • Unit value of potential discoveries


  • Key play characteristics
  • Assumptions
  • Key licence holders
  • Key play characteristics
  • Summary of discovery and development costs
  • Key basin data
  • Forecast data by play
  • Jurassic shelf
  • Category Four Arctic Offshore Terms
  • Full-cycle economic analysis
  • Average value of future discoveries and implied acreage value
  • Reserves and resources: Table 3
  • Model field pool size distribution
  • Expected monetary value (EMV) at Base price
  • Jurassic Shelf

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