In 2013 Sakhalin Energy relies to transfer $2.5bn to the Federal budget.
chief executive director, R.Dashkov, said at the conference.
This year the Company started to pay up the profit tax at 32% in the rate.
Sakhalin Energy is an investor and operator of Sakhalin-2 project realized under the PSA terms within the agreement signed by the federal government. The holders involve Gazprom (50%+1), Royal Dutch Shell Plc. (27.5%-1), Mitsui & Co. Ltd. (12.5%) and Mitsubishi Corp. (10%).
The government keeps special stock of Sakhalin Energy having none votes but providing the dividends. Within the project two oil/gas fields in the Sakhalin shelf are under development (Piltun Astokhskoe and Lunskoe. The project stipulates the oil/gas production and exports. Now the capacities are fixed to come to 420ths barrel/day.
The Sakhalin-2 project is assumed to be recouped in full in IQ 2012 or 2 years ahead of the plans, the energetics ministry informed.
In 2012 the state-held share in the profit will be raised to 5.2%. In Aug. 2011 the accumulated oil production gained 10mln ton from the moment of the launching of the Kharyaginsky project.
The total output within three PSA projects is expected to exceed the 2011-figures (15.2mln ton of oil and 23.5bn m3).