VOL. XLI

No. 49

7-December-1998

OPEC

Perspective And Retrospective: Oil Yesterday, Today And Tomorrow

by Ahmad Zaki Yamani

The following is the text of an address delivered by Shaikh Ahmad ZakiYamani, Chairman of the Centre for Global Energy Studies (CGES) and former Saudi ArabianMinister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, at a lunch meeting held by the Institute ofPetroleum in London on 30 November.

Our industry is fast-moving and ever-changing, as you are well aware.Because of oils global...