The Russian budget will receive in 2016 3 billion from the project “Sakhalin-2”

The Russian budget will receive in 2016 3 billion from the project “Sakhalin-2”


Sales of gas to consumers of the far Eastern Federal district in 2016 as part of payment of royalty from “Sakhalin-2” is estimated at 1.3 billion cubic meters, including Primorsky Krai 530,3 million cubic meters, and Sakhalin – 754,7 million cubic metres, the population of the Sakhalin region – 15 million cubic meters.

MOSCOW, 24 Oct. The Federal budget revenue from natural gas sales from the project “Sakhalin-2” the consumers of the far Eastern Federal district in 2016 are estimated at the level of 3,011 billion rubles, follows from the documents, submitted to the Duma together with the draft budget for 2016.

The project operator “Sakhalin-2” — Sakhalin Energy — in 2011, by order of the government remits royalties (payment for production) for gas in kind. This scheme will be valid until the end of 2017. Gas on behalf of Russia to receive “Gazprom” and sells it to consumers DFO, and raised money for the less transportation costs will transfer to the state. In 2014 Sakhalin Energy sent 1,505 billion cubic meters of gas as payment of royalties to the Russian side.

Sales of gas to consumers of the far Eastern Federal district in 2016 as part of payment of royalty from “Sakhalin-2” is estimated at 1.3 billion cubic meters, including Primorsky Krai 530,3 million cubic meters, and Sakhalin — 754,7 million cubic metres, the population of the Sakhalin region — 15 million cubic meters.

The total cost for gas supplied to consumers of Primorye and Sakhalin in 2016 is expected to amount to 4.6 billion rubles. Wholesale gas prices are the annual average for consumers of Primorsky Krai will amount to 4,408 thousand rubles per thousand cubic meters to consumers of the Sakhalin region — 2,951 thousand rubles, for the population of the Sakhalin region — 2,368 thousand.

The total cost of transporting gas to consumers DFO — 1,571 billion. The flow of revenues in 2016 from the sale of natural gas owed to Russia during the realization of the project “Sakhalin – 2”, in the framework of the agreement on assignment of rights, which is administered by the Ministry of energy, is expected to 3,011 billion.

The flow of royalties in the implementation of the “Sakhalin-2” from oil production in 2016 is estimated at 792,263 million rubles.