Ukraine could begin investigation of fields and oil and gas production together with EU. In it one of positive consequences approved by the International Court of Justice in the Hague of sea border between Ukraine and Romania, transfers Deutsche Welle. So the deputy head of the Secretariat of president Andrey Goncharuk estimated consequences of completion of dispute between two states.
According to him, differentiation of a continental shelf about the island Snake creates favorable conditions for attraction by Ukraine and Romania of foreign investments for investigation and operation of natural resources in this part of the Black Sea.
Experts estimate the power of a field of hydrocarbons in this zone as not too big, but sufficient to give an impetus to association of efforts of Ukraine and EU in adjustment of their production. Instead of creation of bilateral consortium earlier offered by Romania with Ukraine, now it is necessary to expect expansion of a circle of its participants, the expert of Group of strategic researches Yaroslav Matiychek declared.
Concerning a shelf the expert considers as the main political consequence of a sentence of court final exhaustion of the soil for the subsequent disputes and transition to stable cooperation of Ukraine with Romania.