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06 Mar 2018

OPEC and IEA share the stage at CERAWeek

Houston, Texas, 6 March 2018--OPEC Secretary General, HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, was Monday (March 5) joined by the Executive Director of the International Energy Agency (IEA), Dr. Fatih Birol, in a two-man plenary session at the CERAWeek 2018 in Houston. The energy dialogue was moderated by Daniel Yergin, Vice Chairman, IHS Markit, and Chairman of CERAWeek.

The conversation touched upon a variety of topics including the oil market rebalancing process, the current supply and demand dynamics, the critical issue of investment, the challenge of climate change, as well as the role of dialogue and collaboration, between the OPEC and the IEA, and through the landmark ‘Declaration of Cooperation’.