PJSC LukOil has reported that earnings (EBITDA) for the six months ended 30 June increased to 386.7bn rubles, from 381.6bn roubles in the first half of 2016.
Sales were also higher at 2,790.8bn roubles, compared to 2,516.6bn roubles last time.
For the first six months of 2017, profit attributable to shareholders was 201.0bn roubles, up 90.7% year-on-year. In the second quarter of 2017, profit increased by 122.5% quarter-on-quarter to 138.7bn roubles.
However, second quarter earnings were down on the first quarter at 179.1bn roubles (Q1/2017: 207.6bn roubles).