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WHAT'S `WILDCATTING' IN MANDARIN?
Amoco signed a deal on May 13 that will make it the first major Western company to drill for oil in mainland China. Amoco will explore 1.27 million acres located about 400 miles northwest of Shanghai. The size of any possible find is unknowable, but Amoco says the area holds "significant potential."EDITED BY HARRIS COLLINGWOOD