NO. 47


OPEC & Gulf Crisis

Indonesia Proposes Meeting of Six-Member Consultative Group

Mr. Ginandjar Kartasasmita, the Indonesian Mines and Energy Minister,proposed on 20 August that a group of six member countries of OPEC - SaudiArabia, Venezuela, Nigeria, Iran, Algeria and Indonesia - should hold aconsultative meeting at the end of the week to discuss the market situation, itbeing understood that "in the event that the consultative meeting shouldwish to pass a...