Gazprom Neft produces oil in the Khanty-Mansijsk Autonomous District in accordance with the law

Following the information in the press about criminal proceedings initiated against the management of LLC Sibneft- Khantos (JSC Gazprom Neft’s subsidiary) over illegal oil production Gazprom Neft states the following:

JSC Gazprom Neft produces oil from the exploratory well of the Zimniy field in the Uvat district, Tyumen Region in compliance with the lease contract between LLC Sibneft- Khantos and the Khanty-Mansi - Ugra Federal Properties Territorial Department.

Thus the oil production from the well in the Uvat district is performed in accordance with the law.