The Arctic is fraught with enormous wealth, which, of course, includes oil. But it is not enough to open giant deposits — it is necessary to find ways to produce, and in the case of the Far North, also to deliver raw materials to consumers. Gazprom Neft managed to solve this problem by implementing three large-scale projects for the development of the Arctic.

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree on granting the concern "Gazprom" the right to use subsoil on Layavozhskom and Vaneyvisskom fields.