Rosnedra to Put up for Auction Three Blocks in Yugra

November 15, 2013

In 2014, the Federal Agency for Mineral Resources (Rosnedra) will put up for auction three hydrocarbon blocks in the Khanty-Mansi autonomous area. The licenses will provide for conducting geological surveys, exploration works and production.

In the first quarter, an auction will be conducted to sell the West-Polunyakhsky block at the border between the districts of Surgut and Nefteyugansk. Extractable resources are estimated at 1.465mn tons under category C1 and at 6.626mn tons under category C2.

In the second quarter, the East-Tokaysky and Vontersky blocks will be auctioned off. The former is located in the same latitudes. Its resources are estimated at 2.623mn tons and 8.227mn tons under C1 and C2 respectively. Vontersky is estimated to contain 4.177mn tons of resources under C1 and 874mn tons under C1. It is located in Nizhnevartovsk District.

Copyright: Vslukh, 2013