• Short Summary

    A SOUTH KOREAN TRADE MISSION HAS BEEN VISITING THE IVORY COAST TO EXPLORE WAYS OF IMPROVING TRADE BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES.

  • Description

    A SOUTH KOREAN TRADE MISSION HAS BEEN VISITING THE IVORY COAST TO EXPLORE WAYS OF IMPROVING TRADE BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES. IN ABIDJAN THEY HAVE BEEN SHOWN SOME ASPECTS OF THE IVORY COAST'S IMPORTANT TIMBER INDUSTRY.

    THE 11-MAN SOUTH KOREAN MISSION HAS BEEN HAVING TALKS WITH GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS IN THE IVORY COAST. THE MISSION WAS DUE TO TOUR THE COUNTRY BEFORE LEAVING TODAY (TUESDAY) FOR HOME. THE MISSION WAS LED BY MR YOUNG SOO SONG.

    IN THE CAPITAL OF ABIDJAN THE MISSION WAS SHOWN OVER A TIMBER FACTORY WHICH IS ONE OF THE BIGGEST ENTERPRISES IN THE COUNTRY. THE PRODUCTS OF THE FACTORY INCLUDE PREFABRICATED HOUSES AND WOOD VENEER.

    TIMBER PRODUCTS RANK NEXT IN IMPORTANCE TO COFFEE AND COCOA IN THE COUNTRY'S AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION.

    FORRESTRY HAS BEEN CONSIDERABLY DEVELOPED RECENTLY AND THE PRODUCTION OF TIMBER HAS TREBLED IN THE LAST FEW YEARS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7ZYIYSYT9DYUXD678NIE3LZ0C
    Media URN:
    VLVA7ZYIYSYT9DYUXD678NIE3LZ0C
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/09/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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