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Russian- Chinese relations : towards an energy partnership

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  • Olga Garanina

    (LEPII - Laboratoire d'Economie de la Production et de l'Intégration Internationale - CNRS - Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique - UPMF - Université Pierre Mendès France - Grenoble 2)

Abstract

This paper aims to investigate the Russian-Chinese energy relations in the context of evolution of bilateral strategic relations since 1991.The research is focused on Russia and encompasses three main aspects: strategic approach of Russian-Chinese relations, Russian hydrocarbons production and export potential and prospects for the Eastern Russia. The paper is based on qualitative analysis. It shows that the framework of bilateral relations is globally favourable for creation of costly energy transport infrastructures. The quest for diversification of Chinese energy supplies contributes to the promotion of Russian hydrocarbons exports towards Asia, the latter contributing to diversify Russian energy exports traditionally sent to Europe. However, the modalities of these projects are submitted to the Russian state interests. Moreover, while natural gas reserves are sufficient to meet the Chinese demand, oil production prospects in the East of Russia are uncertain at a long-term perspective.

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  • Olga Garanina, 2007. "Russian- Chinese relations : towards an energy partnership," Post-Print halshs-00260560, HAL.
  • Handle: RePEc:hal:journl:halshs-00260560
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