Petronas Azerbaijan (Shah Deniz) S.A.R.L. became 40th extractive sector company that joined Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on implementation of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) in Azerbaijan by signing the Instrument of Accession to MOU on October 20, 2016. Petronas Azerbaijan (Shah Deniz) S.A.R.L. will submit the 2015 EITI report on payments to the government of Azerbaijan (20th EITI report).
On June 10, 2014 38 local and foreign companies operating in extractive industries of Azerbaijan signed new Memorandum of Understanding in line with EITI Standard accepted at the 6th EITI Global Conference held in 2013.