On March 8, 2022, Shell announced its intent to withdraw from involvement in all Russian hydrocarbons, including crude oil, petroleum products, gas and LNG in a phased manner, aligned with government guidance. Shell also announced that it would immediately stop all spot purchases of Russian crude oil and would also shut its service stations, aviation fuels and lubricants operations in Russia. See the full statement here.
In all its actions relating to the phased withdrawal from Russian hydrocarbons, Shell strives to act in full compliance with all applicable laws and regulations, including sanctions. For more detail and answers to specific questions on the war in Ukraine, please visit Frequently asked questions | War in Ukraine.