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Published by Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English


  • Petroleum industry and trade -- Mexico,
  • Natural gas -- Mexico,
  • Mexico -- Foreign economic relations -- United States,
  • United States -- Foreign economic relations -- Mexico

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Edition Notes

StatementGary J. Pagliano
SeriesMajor studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1979-80, reel 5, fr. 0495
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations, United States. Congress. Joint Economic Committee, Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service
The Physical Object
Pagination10 p.
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15450796M

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