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Economy: Oil Prices, Gross National Product #334365

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 24, 1990
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(Amman, Jordan: Dan Rather) After rising in response to Persian Gulf crisis, oil prices reported steadying. Report introduced.

(New York: Ray Brady) Oil price rises examined; airlift to Saudi Arabia noted consuming same oil as used in home heating; details outlined on screen. [Oil industry analyst Adam SIEMINSKI - comments on future prices.] [Consumer advocate Catherine HUGHES - says companies holding reserves.] [Oil delivery man Bruce SMITH - says consumers stocking up and adding to problem.]

(Amman, Jordan: Dan Rather) Government report of gross national product growth between April and June noted sign of recession; Commerce Department gross national product estimate mentioned.

Brady, Ray;
Rather, Dan

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