Petrochemicals and the Nigerian economy by Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation.

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Published by Public Affairs Dept., Nigerian National Petroleum Corp. in Ikoyi, Lagos .

Written in English

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  • Petroleum chemicals industry -- Nigeria.

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StatementNigerian National Petroleum Corporation.
LC ClassificationsHD9579.C33 N66 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p., 2 p. of plates :
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2951124M
LC Control Number84192416

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