TITLE

South Africa hit oil

AUTHOR(S)
Commey, Pusch
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
New African;Oct2003, Issue 422, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the discovery of oil fields in the seas of Africa. Details of a mining project to open wells in the area; Impact of the discovery on oil imports; Management plans for the fields.
ACCESSION #
10946137

 

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