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  • OPEC daily basket price stood at $44.48 a barrel Wednesday, 28 June 2017

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  • OPEC and KAPSARC meet in Vienna

    As a follow-up to discussions held in February this year between OPEC and the King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center (KAPSARC), a technical working session between the respective organizations was held at the OPEC Secretariat on 12 June 2017.

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  • OPEC Participates in the Astana Expo 2017

    The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is participating in the International Specialized Exhibition, Expo 2017, which opened in Astana, Kazakhstan, on 10 June and will run until 10 September 2017.

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Press Releases

Press Releases
  • OPEC Secretary General welcomes new Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

    OPEC Secretary General, HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, has congratulated HRH Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud on his appointment as the new Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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  • Nominations for OPEC Awards now open


    On 22 June, OPEC called for nominations to be made for its two prestigious industry awards: one for Journalism and another for Research.
     

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  • JMMC reports best conformity level ever for May 2017

    The JMMC stated that, based on the Report of the JTC for the month of May 2017, OPEC and participating Non-OPEC producing countries recorded the highest conformity ever with their voluntary adjustments in production, achieving a level of 106%.

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  • OPEC launches Annual Statistical Bulletin

    The OPEC Secretariat is pleased to announce the release of the 52nd edition of the Annual Statistical Bulletin (ASB). The ASB provides a wide range of data on the oil and gas industry worldwide.

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Speeches

Speeches
  • Introductory Remarks by the President of the OPEC Conference

    Delivered by HE Khalid A. Al-Falih, Saudi Arabia's Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources, and President of the OPEC Conference, at the 6th High-level Meeting of the OPEC-Russia Energy Dialogue, 31 May 2017, Moscow, Russia.

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  • Introductory Remarks by OPEC Secretary General

    Delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, at the 6th High-level Meeting of the OPEC-Russia Energy Dialogue, 31 May 2017, Moscow, Russia.

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  • Opening Address by the President of the OPEC Conference

    Delivered by HE Khalid A. Al-Falih, Saudi Arabia's Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources, and President of the OPEC Conference, at the 2nd OPEC and non-OPEC Ministerial Meeting, 25 May 2017, Vienna, Austria.

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  • Introductory Remarks by OPEC Secretary General

    Delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, at the 2nd High-level Meeting of the OPEC-India Energy Dialogue, 22 May 2017, Vienna, Austria.

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