• Short Summary

    WEST GERMANY'S ANNUAL INDUSTRIAL EXHIBITION OPENED TO THE PUBLIC IN WEST BERLIN TODAY (FRIDAY), ALONG WITH A "PARTNERS IN PROGRESS" DISPLAY OF IMPORTS FROM 21 AFRICAN, 14 ASIAN AND II LATIN AMERICAN COUNTRIES.

  • Description

    WEST GERMANY'S ANNUAL INDUSTRIAL EXHIBITION OPENED TO THE PUBLIC IN WEST BERLIN TODAY (FRIDAY), ALONG WITH A "PARTNERS IN PROGRESS" DISPLAY OF IMPORTS FROM 21 AFRICAN, 14 ASIAN AND II LATIN AMERICAN COUNTRIES.

    YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) HERR WILLY BRANDT, THE MAYOR OF WEST BERLIN, VISITED THE EXHIBITION WHICH HAS 959 EXHIBITORS, NEARLY A QUARTER OF THEM FROM ABROAD INCLUDING AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, BRITAIN, CANADA, FRANCE, IRAN, ITALY AND THE UNITED STATES.

    AMERICA SHOWS MODELS OF THE GEMINI, MERCURY AND APOLLO SPACE VEHICLES AND A WEATHER SATELLITE TRACKING STATION WHICH OPERATES IN THE EXHIBITION HALL.

    FRANCE IS SHOWING ITS THREE-STAGE DIAMOND ROCKET, ITS SECAM COLOUR TELEVISION SYSTEM AND A MODEL OF THE CONCORDE AIRLINER. BRITAIN'S EXHIBIT "WEAVING A NEW WORLD" CONCENTRATES ON MAN-MADE FIBRES.

    THE WEST BERLIN AND WEST GERMAN AUTHORITIES HELP ALL THE EXHIBITORS FINANCIALLY, GRANTING THEM TRAVEL EXPENSES AND THE FIRST 120 SQUARE YARDS (100 SQUARE METRES) OF EXHIBITION SPACE FREE.

    THEY ALSO PROVIDE INTERPRETERS, DESIGNERS AND CRAFTSMEN FOR THE STANDS. THE EXHIBITION WILL BE OPEN UNTIL SEPTEMBER 25TH.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5MSGJE37R5BP8S4DOGA5ILZEW
    Media URN:
    VLVA5MSGJE37R5BP8S4DOGA5ILZEW
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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