All Is Not Well for Drillers and Suppliers

March 1999
Chemical Week;3/10/1999, Vol. 161 Issue 9, p29
Trade Publication
Reports on the decline in crude oil prices in the United States. Its impact on oil companies; Comments from John Sutley, chief executive officer of Nalco/Exxon; Status of oil drilling in the Gulf Coast; Strategy employed by oil companies to boost their business.


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