OPEC Secretary General participates in inaugural IEF podcast

Vienna, Austria, 2 November 2020--Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, and Joseph McMonigle, IEF Secretary General, today discussed a range of energy-related issues in the IEF’s inaugural podcast.

The two leaders covered a range of topics, including the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the o market, the ongoing efforts of the Declaration of Cooperation producers to reinstate stability in the global oil market, challenges related to investments, as well as the importance of multilateral dialogue and cooperation.

Today’s podcast comes on the heels of the 7th Joint IEA-IEF-OPEC Workshop on the Interactions between Physical and Financial Energy Markets, which was held on 22 October 2020 via videoconference.

Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General

Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General

Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General (r), with Joseph McMonigle, IEF Secretary General

Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General (r), with Joseph McMonigle, IEF Secretary General