OPECs World Oil Outlook to be launched in Algeria on September 23, 2018

OPEC and the Joint Monitoring Committee of the OPEC + Ministerial Meeting (JMMC) will present The 2018 OPEC World Oil Outlook (WOO) at a press conference to be held in Algeria on September 23, according to the opec.org website.

Algerias Minister of Energy, Mustapha Guitouni and OPECs Secretary General, Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, will provide opening remarks to the WOO launch. The Secretary General and senior members of OPEC management will then present the key messages from the publication, which provides an in-depth review and analysis of the global oil industry, and offers a thorough assessment of various sensitivity cases related to supply and demand trends in the medium- and long-term.

For the first time, a Smart APP for the WOO will be made available, which will give increased access to the publication’s vital analysis and energy data. And for the fourth year in a row, a comprehensive interactive version of the WOO will also be made available. More details on these will be provided when the publication is launched.

First published in 2007, the WOO is one of OPEC’s flagship annual publications, providing expert analysis of the many challenges and opportunities facing the global oil industry. It serves as an important reference tool, providing insights into the upstream and downstream, as well as issues related to costs, investments, and the potential impact of policies and new technologies.

Source: AZERTAC