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Oil / China, P.R. #485161

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 04, 1975
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(Studio) Report on People's Republic of China's oil reserves. To reach Saudi Arabia's production rate by 1988, or soon after. Some of oil in Po Hai Gulf, Yellow Sea and E. and South China Sea. Selig Harrison says in "For. Policy" article that disputed waters causing problems. Harrison says United States stops 2 US companies from drilling in disputed waters.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) [HARRISON - cites the 2 instances against Gulf and Superior. Concessions given to South Korea and Taiwan in waters where People's Republic of China, has claims. United States didn't want US-People's Republic of China, relations hurt.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) State Department denies direct pressure to stop oil drilling. If Japan and People's Republic of China, strike deal, world pols. would be changed.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John

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