Snow crab case to decide who has the right to explore for Arctic oil

By |januar 15th, 2019|Arctic, continental shelf, fisheries, Latvia, News, Norway, oil and gas, Svalbard archipelago, UN Convention on the Law of the Seas|

Norway’s Supreme Court will on Tuesday (15 January) hear arguments on whether EU ships can fish for snow crab off Arctic islands north of Norway without permission from Oslo, a case that could decide who has the right to explore for oil in the region.