Middle East Economic Survey


No 39


OPEC Secretariat Activities In 1968

By Francisco Parra

The following was submitted by Mr Parra in response to a MEES request for recollections of memorable moments in OPECs history, to mark the organizations 50th anniversary (MEES, 20 September). It comprises an extract from a memo written by Mr Parra to record events of 1968, when he was appointed OPEC Secretary-General for the statutory period of one year. Further information is presented...