• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT NYERERE OF TANZANIA FORMALLY OPENED A NEW SISAL SPINNING FACTORY IN DAR ES SALAAM YESTERDAY (MONDAY).

  • Description

    PRESIDENT NYERERE OF TANZANIA FORMALLY OPENED A NEW SISAL SPINNING FACTORY IN DAR ES SALAAM YESTERDAY (MONDAY).HE WAS ACCOMPANIED BY PRINCE BERNHARD OF THE NETHERLANDS ON A TOUR OF THE FACTORY WHICH IS PARTIALLY FINANCED BY A DUTCH COMPANY.

    AFTER THE OPENING CEREMONY, PRINCE BERNHARD TOLD HIS HOST THAT THE FACTORY WAS ANOTHER "INDUSTRIAL VENTURE IN WHICH MY COMPATRIOTS JOIN FORES WITH YOU TO ACHIEVE PROGRESS THROUGH PARTNERSHIP." THE PRINCE AND THE PRESIDENT THEN SPENT TWO HOURS INSPECTING THE FACTORY.A CAPITAL INVESTMENT OF GBP300,000 WAS PROVIDED BY THE UNITED ROPEWORKS FIRM FROM HOLLAND AND TWO OTHER COMPANIES FROM WEST GERMANY.

    THE THIRD OF ITS KIND TO OPEN IN TANZANIA IN THE PAST 18 MONTHS, THE NEW FACTORY WILL PRODUCE 8,000 TONS OF PROCESSED SISAL A YEAR.TANZANIA IS THE WORLD'S LEADING SUPPLIER OF RAW SISAL.

    PRESIDENT NYERERE WAS PRINCE BERNHARD'S GUEST AT THE DUTCH PRINCE'S PRIVATE ESTATE IN THE ARUSHA AREA OF NORTHERN TANZANIA AFTER THE VISIT TO THE SISAL FACTORY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAHFB3EU947LR8QS2S0QM8CKR6
    Media URN:
    VLVAAHFB3EU947LR8QS2S0QM8CKR6
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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