Mobilizing Apartheid: Mobil Oil in South Africa

by Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility
New York, New York
May 1988
2 pages
Type: Leaflet
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
ICCR Fact Sheet says Mobil Oil buys and refines crude oil into critically important gasoline, diesel fuel and lubricants used by the South African transport, industrial and agricultural sectors despite an international oil embargo against South Africa. In 1976, the United Church of Christ released secret Mobil reports revealing Mobil's secret route to sell oil to Rhodesia in violation of U.N. sanctions and U.S. policy. • Mobil's Operations in South Africa • The Petroleum Industry in South Africa • 1. The National Supplies Procurement Act • 2. The Price Control Act • 3. The Official Secrets Act • 4. The National Key Points Act • Mobil's Position • Social Programs and Labor Practices • Pressure on Mobil in the U.S.
Used by permission of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility.
Collection: George M. Houser (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections