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  1. CURRENT SUPPORT BRIEF SOVIET ASSISTANCE IN DEVELOPMENT OF BRAZILIAN OIL SHALE

    Petrobras. Both Petrobras and CIRB have been experimenting with oil shale in two small pilot plants ... that a development project was feasible, officials of Petrobras expressed doubt that sufficient con- sideration ... for construction of a large plant and a pipeline to Sao Paulo. 6/ The Petrobras experts also claim ...

  2. CABLE TO RUTLAAB/FBIS WASHINGTON DC FROM FBIS LONDON UK

    monopolies, with the camera providing shots of "petrobras" oil company facilities, cutting to shots ... of petrobras and esso filling stations, intercutting to shots of photographs of reagan in newspapers ... 2008/06/02: CIA-RDP94-01222R001000830061-5 says report on the operations of petrobras has been published, ...

  3. (UNTITLED)

    Company-Petrobras-is currently exploring a new oil-bearing region in the offshore Campos Basin. Results, thus far, ... of the discovery well. Petrobras is a world leader in EPS technology and has used this technique for many years ... would be only a small portion of the total. F_~ Petrobras appears to be gearing up for the large investment program ...

  4. (UNTITLED)

    Company-Petrobras-is currently exploring a new oil-bearing region in the offshore Campos Basin. Results, thus far, ... would be only a small portion of the total. Petrobras appears to be gearing up for the large investment program needed ... reporting, a state company spending plan released in January allocates $2.8 billion to Petrobras ...

  5. ECONOMIC INTELLIGENCE WEEKLY

    only about 25% of the consumption of 650,000 barrels per day (b/d), compared with 40% in 1970. Petrobras ... producing states.? Petrobras began oil exploration outside Brazil in March 1972, acquiring an interest ... in a Colombian concession held by the Tenneco-Southdown group. Later, Petrobras won concessions in Iraq, joint ...

  6. BRAZIL

    Of PETROBRAS (established by 1953 law). Approved For Release 2003/08/08: CIA-RDP79R0089OA000600060002-3 ... he will use other moans to develop Brazil's oil if petrobras is p?p*-1sr througbt- ~t email. tie ... of attempting repeal of petrobras law, he may instead seek to by-pass it. 8. Because ecoioaic probliau outshadov ...

  7. ANGOLA: PAYING FOR THE WAR WITH OIL

    their involvement in Angolan oil. The Brazilian oil company Petrobras has engaged in countertrade with Angola ... to increase ties to that country. Given the strong toehold that Petrobras and the French company ELF Aquitaine ...

  8. SINO-SOVIET BLOC ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES IN UNDERDEVELOPED AREAS

    The vast deposits of oil shale in Brazil continue to be of interest to the USSR. Although Petrobras ... the construction of a prototype shale-oil plant in the State of Parana, a group of engineers from Petrobras ...

  9. ANGOLA: PAYING FOR THE WAR WITH OIL

    a p ny Petrobras has engaged in countertr.3de with Angola to increase ties to that country. Given ...

  10. SINO-SOVIET BLOC ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES IN UNDERDEVELOPED AREAS

    2005/08/6KREPP921301090R000700020072-0 Summary of Events-- 20 September- 3 October 1963 A Soviet report recently submitted to Petrobras ...

  11. NATIONAL INTELLIGENCE BULLETIN

    with Petrobras, the state oil monopoly. By his action, which was triggered in part by the latest OPEC price hike, ... Geisel has at least temporarily resolved a nationwide debate over ending or modifying Petrobras ... who headed Petrobras prior to becoming president, has long favored a more aggressive exploration program ...

  12. LATIN AMERICAN TRENDS

    and contributed to its current economic slowdown. Geisel, who was president of the state oil monop- oly PETROBRAS ... contracts with PETROBRAS for the explora- tion and sale of petroleum within Brazil. The firms would retain ... companies will be allowed to drill only in less promising areas that PETROBRAS has no intention of exploring ...

  13. WEEKLY SUMMARY SPECIAL REPORT BRAZIL: THE SELECTION OF A PRESIDENT

    Geisel has headed the state petroleum enterprise, Petrobra5, since his retirement from active duty ... At Petrobras, Geisel has demonstrated again that he is an able administrator and talented manager. Heading ...

  14. WEEKLY SUMMARY SPECIAL REPORT BRAZIL: GEISEL TAKES OVER

    Geisel most re- cently headed Petrobras, the national oil enter- prise. Under his guidance the company ... by Petrobras One of the largest petrochemical complexes in South America at Santo Andre Special Report March ...

  15. FR:UNKNOWN TO:UNKNOWN

    PETROBRAS SPENDING ANNOUNCED I PP JPRS 723% UNKNOWN /~-BLJL.-BULETINUL OFICIAL// ...

  16. WEEKLY SUMMARY SPECIAL REPORT BRAZIL UNDER MEDICI

    autonomous executive agencies such as Petrobras, the state petroleum enterprise, and the important ...

  17. LDC STATE TRADING ORGANIZATIONS: STUNTING DEVELOPMENT AND OBSTRUCTING TRADE

    PETROBRAS, the state-owned oil company, announced that all countries exporting oil to Brazil were required ... textiles, and agricultural machinery. PETROBRAS has curtailed its imports from Kuwait, Libya, Qatar, ...

  18. THE OUTLOOK FOR THE NEW BRAZILIAN GOVERNMENT

    them. 2. Under Vargas, a government oil-producing monopoly, Petrobras, was set up to "protect" ...

  19. WEEKLY REVIEW SPECIAL REPORT BRAZIL'S CHANGING FOREIGN POLICY

    Ministry and Petrobras, the state oil enterprise. The Brazilians have been aggressive and innovative ... in arranging for oil supplies. For example, Petrobras has, on occasion, bid sub- stantially higher for oil tan ...

  20. WEEKLY SUMMARY SPECIAL REPORT BRAZIL'S CHANGING FOREIGN POLICY

    Ministry and Petrobras, thL state oil enterprise. The Brazilians have been aggressive and innovative ... in arranging for oil supplies. For example, Petrobras has, on occasion, hid sub- stantially higher for oil ...

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