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Coronavirus: JTC recommends extending production adjustments to end 2020

08 Feb 2020 | The Minister of Energy of Algeria and President of the OPEC Conference in 2020, HE Mohamed Arkab, has said that following an extraordinary meeting of the Joint Technical Committee (JTC) held in Vienna, from 4-6 Feburary 2020, the JTC has recommended  extending voluntary production adjustments under the ‘Declaration of Cooperation’ process until the end of 2020 and to proceed with an additional adjustment until the end of the second quarter.

The 7th OPEC and non-OPEC Ministerial Meeting concludes

06 Dec 2019 | The 7th OPEC and non-OPEC Ministerial Meeting was held in Vienna, Austria, on Friday, 06 December 2019, under the Co-Chairmanship of OPEC’s President, HE Manuel Salvador Quevedo Fernandez, People's Minister of Petroleum of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, and HE Alexander Novak, Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation.

OPEC 177th Meeting concludes

06 Dec 2019 | The 177th Meeting of the Conference of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) was held in Vienna, Austria, on Thursday, 5 December 2019, under the Chairmanship of its President, HE Manuel Salvador Quevedo Fernandez, People's Minister of Petroleum of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and Head of its Delegation. 

Opening address to the 177th Meeting of the OPEC Conference

05 Dec 2019 | Delivered by HE Manuel Salvador Quevedo Fernandez, Venezuela’s People's Minister of Petroleum and President of the OPEC Conference 2019, at the 177th Meeting of the OPEC Conference, 5 December 2019, Vienna, Austria.

OPEC's World Oil Outlook 2019 launched in Vienna

05 Nov 2019 | The 2019 OPEC World Oil Outlook (WOO) was launched today at the Wiener Börsensäle in Vienna, Austria. The 13th edition of the WOO presents an in-depth review of the OPEC Secretariat’s medium- to long-term projections and assessment for the global oil and energy industry.

Third High-level Meeting of the OPEC-China Energy Dialogue

21 Oct 2019 | [Joint Conclusion] The Third High-level Meeting of the OPEC-China Energy Dialogue was held in Vienna, Austria on 21 October 2019. The Meeting was co-chaired by HE Zhang Jianhua, Administrator of the National Energy Administration, People’s Republic of China and OPEC Secretary General, HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo. HE Dr. Sun Xiansheng, Secretary General, International Energy Forum, also delivered some opening remarks.

OPEC's World Oil Outlook to be launched in Vienna on 5 November 2019

10 Oct 2019 | The 2019 OPEC World Oil Outlook (WOO) will be launched at the Wiener Börsensäle in Vienna, Austria, on Tuesday, 5 November 2019 at 9:30 am (CET).

OPEC, GECF sign MoU to strengthen cooperation

03 Oct 2019 | [Joint Press Release] The Secretaries General of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen cooperation in research and the sharing of best practices.

Cooperation and commitment more essential than ever- JMMC

12 Sep 2019 | Following its 16th Meeting, which took place on 12 September 2019, in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates, the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) has underscored the critical need for continued commitment to the ‘Declaration of Cooperation’ (DoC) in support of oil market stability on a sustainable basis.

JMMC reiterated the critical value of commitment to maintain market stability at times of uncertainties

27 Aug 2019 | The Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) has reviewed the monthly report prepared by its Joint Technical Committee (JTC) and recent developments in the global oil market, as well as near-term prospects in 2019 and 2020.

The 6th OPEC and non-OPEC Ministerial Meeting concludes

02 Jul 2019 | The 6th OPEC and non-OPEC Ministerial Meeting was held in Vienna, Austria, on Tuesday, 02 July 2019, under the Co-Chairmanship of OPEC’s President, HE Manuel Salvador Quevedo Fernandez, People's Minister of Petroleum of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, and HE Alexander Novak, Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation.

OPEC 176th Meeting concludes

01 Jul 2019 | The 176th Meeting of the Conference of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) was held in Vienna, Austria, on Monday, 01 July 2019, under the Chairmanship of its President, HE Manuel Salvador Quevedo Fernandez, People's Minister of Petroleum of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and Head of its Delegation.

Opening address to the 176th Meeting of the OPEC Conference

01 Jul 2019 | Delivered by HE Manuel Salvador Quevedo Fernandez, Venezuela’s People's Minister of Petroleum, and President of the OPEC Conference.

OPEC launches 2019 Annual Statistical Bulletin

03 Jun 2019 | The OPEC Secretariat is pleased to announce the release of the 54th edition of the Annual Statistical Bulletin (ASB).

A balanced oil market remains our focus- JMMC

19 May 2019 | Following its 14th Meeting, which took place on 19 May 2019, in Jeddah, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) has reaffirmed its commitment to achieving a balanced market and working towards oil market stability on a sustainable basis with solid fundamentals.

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