Speeches 2017

The Current Oil Market Outlook and beyond

19 Oct 2017 | Speech delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, at the Oil & Money conference, 19 October 2017, London, England.

The Growing OPEC-India Relationship

10 Oct 2017 | Plenary Remarks delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, at the India Energy Forum, 8-10 October 2017, New Delhi.

Speech by OPEC Secretary General

09 Oct 2017 | Delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, via video, at the Reuters Global Commodities 2017 Summit, 9 October 2017, London, U.K.

Remarks by OPEC Secretary General

25 Sep 2017 | Delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, via video, at the 33rd Asia Pacific Petroleum Conference, 25 September 2017, Singapore.

Remarks by OPEC Secretary General

22 Sep 2017 | Delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, at the 5th Meeting of the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC), 22 September 2017, Vienna, Austria.

Opening Remarks by the Chairman of the JMMC

22 Sep 2017 | Delivered by HE Issam A. Almarzooq, Kuwait’s Minister of Oil and Minister of Electricity and Water, and Chairman of the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC), at the 5th Meeting of the JMMC, 22 September 2017, Vienna, Austria.

‘Reflections on Recent Market Challenges’

12 Sep 2017 | Dinner Address delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, at the Oxford Energy Seminar, Oxford University, 11 September 2017, UK.

Opening Remarks by the Chairman of the JMMC

24 Jul 2017 | Delivered by HE Issam A. Almarzooq, Kuwait’s Minister of Oil and Minister of Electricity and Water, and Chairman of the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC), at the 4th Meeting of the JMMC, 24 July 2017, St. Petersburg, Russia.

Opening Remarks by the President of the OPEC Conference

24 Jul 2017 | 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 4th Meeting of the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC), 24 July 2017, St. Petersburg, Russia.

Introductory Remarks by the President of the OPEC Conference

01 Jun 2017 | 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.

Introductory Remarks by OPEC Secretary General

31 May 2017 | 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.

Opening Address by the President of the OPEC Conference

25 May 2017 | 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.

Introductory Remarks by OPEC Secretary General

22 May 2017 | 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.

Opening Remarks by India's Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas

22 May 2017 | Delivered by HE Dharmendra Pradhan, India's Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas, at the 2nd High-level Meeting of the OPEC-India Energy Dialogue, 22 May 2017, Vienna, Austria.

Speech by OPEC Secretary General

27 Apr 2017 | Delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, at the 18th International Oil Summit, Hôtel Le Méridien Etoile, 27 April 2017, Paris, France.

Keynote Address by OPEC Secretary General

19 Apr 2017 | Delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, at the Third GCC Petroleum Media Forum, 19 April 2017, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Speech by OPEC Secretary General

03 Apr 2017 | Delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, at the 3rd Iraq Energy Forum. The conference theme: Iraq Post ISIS - Towards an Effective Energy Sector and Economic Diversity, 2 April 2017, Al-Rasheed Hotel, Baghdad, Iraq.

Opening Remarks by OPEC Secretary General

26 Mar 2017 | Delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, at the 2nd Meeting of the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC), 26 March 2017, Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel, Kuwait.

Opening Remarks by Kuwait's Minister of Oil and Minister of Electricity and Water, and Chairman of the JMMC

26 Mar 2017 | Delivered by HE Issam A. Almarzooq, Kuwait’s Minister of Oil and Minister of Electricity and Water, and Chairman of the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC), at the 2nd Meeting of the JMMC, 26 March 2017, Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel, Kuwait.

Welcome and opening remarks by OPEC Secretary General

16 Mar 2017 | Delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, at the 2nd Joint IEA-IEF-OPEC Technical Meeting on the Interactions between Physical and Financial Energy Markets, 16 March 2017, Vienna, Austria.

Keynote Address by OPEC Secretary General

28 Feb 2017 | Delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, at Nigeria Oil and Gas International Exhibition, 28 February 2017, Abuja, Nigeria.

Speech to Ambassadors from OPEC and non-OPEC nations

27 Feb 2017 | Delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, to Ambassadors from OPEC and non-OPEC nations that are participating in last year’s historic decisions, 27 February 2017, Abuja, Nigeria.

The future economy of oil from the Middle East and across OPEC

21 Feb 2017 | Speech delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, at the International Petroleum Week, 21 February 2017, London, England.

Introductory Remarks by OPEC Secretary General

15 Feb 2017 | Delivered by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, at the 7th IEA-IEF-OPEC Symposium on Energy Outlooks, 15 February 2017, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.