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JODI to allow agencies to distribute its oil and gas data

JODI’s move to allow agencies access to its data will open it up to more extensive analysis as well as greater scrutiny JODI’s move to allow agencies access to its data will open it up to more extensive analysis as well as greater scrutiny.
By Peter Stewart 11 October 2017 0 27924
The JODI database. The JODI database. (Interfax)

The main body responsible for oil and gas data transparency at the International Energy Forum (IEF) will allow data submitted by its member organisations to be circulated by third-party data vendors. 

The decision by the Joint Organisations Data Initiative (JODI) lays the foundation for more extensive analysis of the monthly figures and offers the prospect of oil, gas, LNG and – potentially in the future – coal fundamentals data being freely available on multiple platforms. Ensuring JODI’s data was more widely available was a key feature...