In an interview with television channel Rossiya-24, Andrei Kuzaev underlines that Lukoil will be ready to invest up to $300 million in case the company wins tenders on the Norwegian shelf.
The company, a branch of Russia’s second biggest oil producer, is very open about its plans in Norway. “We have not come here for the participation in any tenders, we have a clear picture about where and what to do”, the company leader stressed.
“Our goal is the grey zone, which will open in 2014-2015, these are the territories we are preparing for”, he underlined. The tenders, which will take place this year, are “only the beginning”, he added