Spotlight on the main stories from Russia, Central Asia and Caucasus, adding our opinion and analysis. Key news from last month includes: • OPEC+ production cut extension – what does it mean for Russian operators? • Yamal LNG starts production – how fast will the ramp-up be? • Kashagan updates its outlook – when will 370,000 b/d capacity be reached? For further information on these and any other regional themes, please contact Wood Mackenzie's Russia and Caspian research teams.