• Short Summary

    THE HANOVER INDUSTRIAL FAIR, FEATURING EXHIBITS BY 5,931 FIRMS FROM 30 NATIONS, OPENED TODAY (FRIDAY).

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  • Description

    THE HANOVER INDUSTRIAL FAIR, FEATURING EXHIBITS BY 5,931 FIRMS FROM 30 NATIONS, OPENED TODAY (FRIDAY).

    THE FAIR WAS OPENED BY WEST GERMAN PRESIDENT HEINRICH LUEBKE, WHO CALLED IT THE GREATEST INDUSTRIAL SHOW WINDOW IN THE WORLD.

    THE NINE-DAY FAIR, WHICH OPENS AT THE END OF EACH APRIL, HAS SIX MILLION SQUARE FEET (558,000 SQUARE METRES) OF EXHIBITION SPACE. IT HAS ITS OWN AIRFIELD AND RAILWAY STATION. THERE IS PARKING SPACE FOR 40,000 CARS.

    THE 4,500 WEST GERMAN FIRMS AT THE FAIR ACCOUNT FOR 53 PER CENT OF THE FEDRAL REPUBLIC'S EXPORTS. OF FOREIGN EXHIBITORS, THE LARGEST REPRESENTATION COMES FROM FRANCE, THE U.S. AND THE U.K. EASTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES LIKE POLAND AND RUMANIA ALSO EXHIBIT.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA17YZD2ZPU8A6QRPXK5O71H6NH
    Media URN:
    VLVA17YZD2ZPU8A6QRPXK5O71H6NH
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/04/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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