Search the Archive

Oil Glut #72034

ABC Evening News for Friday, May 08, 1981
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Impact of oil glut on energy prices noted.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(DC) predicted gasoline price activity, due to oil glut, outlined; possible effect if Libya cuts off oil shipments to United States in retaliation of expulsion of Libyan diplomats earlier in week noted. [Senior Libyan diplomat Ali EL HOUDERI - says it's a 2-way street] Basis of oil glut explained; related statistics outlined on screen, discussed. Saudi Arabia's position considered.
REPORTER: Roger Peterson

(Studio) Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Peterson, Roger;
Robinson, Max

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.