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Iran and Poland Sign Oil Barter Agreement for 1990

Iran has agreed to supply Poland with 500,000 tons of crude oil during theremainder of this year in return for exports of building machinery, trawlers andpossibly weapons, according to Mr. Marcin Swiecicki, the Polish Foreign TradeMinister, who returned from Tehran last week. The price for the oil was set at$33-35/B.

Poland was supposed to receive around 12.36mn tons of crude oil from theSoviet Union in 1990,...