• Short Summary

    WITH THE 34 U.S. WEST COAST PORTS SHUT DOWN BY A LONGSHOREMEN'S STRIKE MORE THAN?

  • Description


    HIGH AND WIDE SHOT, PAN OF ENSENADA TOWN, HARBOR AND GULF OF CALIFORNIA- DOWN TO THE HARBOR HALF DOAN SHIPS ANCHORED- TO THE DOCKS, CARGO AND CARS OFF LOADED, AND SHUNTED ABOUT, SHOTS OF LITERALLY ACRES AND ACRES OF JAPANESE AUTOS WAITING TO BE TRANSPORTED (CAR PARKED AS FAR AS THE EYE AN SEE). NICE SIDEBAR TO BORDER CROSSING PICKET STORY.




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    REPORTER: JOE RAMIREZ

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: WITH THE 34 U.S. WEST COAST PORTS SHUT DOWN BY A LONGSHOREMEN'S STRIKE MORE THAN THREE MONTHS OLD. THE BAJA CALIFORNIA PORT OF ENSENADA MEXICO IS GOING FULL SPEED...WITH AN INCREASE IN OFF-LOADINGS OF 5-THOUSAND PERCENT SINCE THE DOCK STRIKE BEGAN. BUT THE PROT IS GEARED TO OFFLOADING ONLY ONE OR TWO SHIPS A MONTH - NOW ITS STRUGGLES TO HANDLE 50 A MONTH...AND THE BACKLOG CONTINUES TO GROW.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5HLGEZLOMD2EJ7RKSV2IRHU19
    Media URN:
    VLVA5HLGEZLOMD2EJ7RKSV2IRHU19
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/01/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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