Dmitry Kobylkin briefed the President on the socioeconomic situation in the region and the implementation of major infrastructural gas projects on the territory of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Area.
According to Mr Kobylkin, they are actively implementing the Yamal LNG project, developing the port and monitoring large LNG tanks, while the construction of three icebreakers has been launched at the Baltic shipyards. The second complex of the Bovanenkovo oil-gas condensate deposit has been recently commissioned. The construction of a pipeline system is underway to ship up to 25 million tons of oil. The region’s gross domestic product has doubled in the past five years.