• Short Summary

    TWO TRADE EXPERTS FROM THE CHINESE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC VISITED A COPPER MANUFACTURING PLANT IN CENTRAL FRANCE YESTERDAY (THURSDAY).

  • Description

    TWO TRADE EXPERTS FROM THE CHINESE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC VISITED A COPPER MANUFACTURING PLANT IN CENTRAL FRANCE YESTERDAY (THURSDAY). THE FACTORY, IN CHALONS-SUR-SAONE, IS OWNED BY THE SHCNEIDER GROUP, WHICH PRODUCES, AMONG OTHER THINGS, COPPER-COATED OIL PIPES AND TANKS.

    THEIR VISIT WAS PART OF A WEEK-LONG TOUR OF PROVINCIAL FRANCE, WHERE THEY TOURED VARIOUS FACTORIES ASSOCIATED WITH THE OIL INDUSTRY. IT HAS BEEN REPORTED IN LONDON THAT CHINA HAS ASKED FRANCE TO SELL HER AT LEAST FOUR MILLION TONS OF SAHARA OIL A YEAR.

    THE TWO EXPERTS ARE FROM A CHINESE TRADE MISSION WHICH IS SAID TO BE SETTING UP A PERMANENT OFFICE IN PARIS. THEY ARE MR. WU CHIH, PROFESSOR OF THE OIL INSTITUTE OF PEKING, AND MR. CHIA PENG, CHIEF ENGINEER OF CHINA'S OIL CONSTRUCTION BUREAU.

    NEXT FRIDAY (JAN 31), PRESIDENT DE GAULLE IS EXPECTED TO FORMALLY ANNOUNCE FRANCE'S INTENTION TO ESTABLISH DIPLOMATIC TIES WITH CHINA. AT THE MOMENT, A GROUP OF SIX FRENCH PARLIAMENTARIANS IS VISITING CHINA TO DISCUSS ECONOMIC AGRICULTURAL AND CULTURAL QUESTIONS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8GRS4YBI5XIT33J7URM7RLCWF
    Media URN:
    VLVA8GRS4YBI5XIT33J7URM7RLCWF
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/01/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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