LUKOIL is a partner in the Meleiha production concession (Egypt, Western Desert) with a contract validity period to 2024. Meleiha is one of LUKOIL's first foreign production projects. The Company joined it in 1995. The following companies currently participate in the project: ENI — 76% (operator), LUKOIL — 24%.
In recent years, additional exploration activities, including 3D seismic and exploration drilling, have led to the discovery of several highly productive fields — Northern Nada and Gawaher (2007), Arcadia (2010), Emry Deep (2012), Rosa North (2013) and Meleiha West (2014).