• Short Summary

    THE BIGGEST TRADE FAIR EVER HELD IN HOLLAND WAS OPENED AT UTRECHT TODAY (MONDAY). NEARLY?

  • Description

    THE BIGGEST TRADE FAIR EVER HELD IN HOLLAND WAS OPENED AT UTRECHT TODAY (MONDAY). NEARLY FOUR THOUSAND FIRMS FROM 30 COUNTRIES ARE TAKING PART.

    THE FAIR WAS OPENED BY THE DUTCH MINISTER OF ECONOMIC AFFAIRS, PROFESSOR J.E. ANDRIESSEN.

    AMONG THE EXHIBITORS TAKING PART ARE FIRMS FROM BRITAIN, EAST GERMANY, YUGOSLAVIA, AUSTRALIA, THE SOVIET UNION, FRANCE, THE UNITED STATES, WEST GERMANY, ITALY AND NORWAY.

    RUSSIA AND AUSTRALIA ARE EXHIBITING FOR THE FIRST TIME. ONE OF THE OUTSTANDING EXHIBITS ON THE SOVIET UNION'S STAND WAS A NEW COMPUTER. THE PASTORAL PRODUCTS OF AUSTRALIA WERE HIGHLIGHTED BY SAMPLES OF WOOL AND YARN PROCESSING TECHNIQUES.

    SWEDEN SHOWED A MODEL OF NEW STADIUM, EMBODYING THE LATEST TECHNIQUES IN LARGE-SCALE BUILDING OPERATIONS.

    ONE OF NORWAY'S EXHIBITS WAS A NEW EXCAVATOR ESPECIALLY DESIGNED FOR OPERATION IN DIFFICULT AREAS. THIS WAS THE FIRST TIME THE MACHINERY HAS BEEN SHOWN OUTSIDE SCANDINAVIA.

    BEFORE THE FAIR CLOSES IT IS EXPECTED THAT 300,000 VISITORS WILL HAVE TOURED THE STANDS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8YNU402N7VH2VO43HCR7438GN
    Media URN:
    VLVA8YNU402N7VH2VO43HCR7438GN
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/03/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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