PLANS PROGRESSING FOR VENTURES IN U.S.S.R.
Plans are advancing for more non-Soviet participation in Soviet petroleum operations. Here are the latest developments: American and Russian partners agreed in principle to expand the Tatex joint venture in Tataria. Amoco Eurasia Petroleum Co. lined up five western companies to help in evaluation and development of Azeri oil field in the Caspian Sea off Azerbaijan. The Norwegian engineering company Kvaerner AS formed a joint venture with Arcticmorneftegazravedka (Arctic) that will specialize in