• Short Summary

    WITH A FORECAST OF STIFFER COMPETITION BETWEEN JAPANESE AND FOREIGN MANUFACTURERS IN THE JAPANESE MARKET, THE 6TH OSAKA INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR OPENED THIS WEEK.

  • Description

    WITH A FORECAST OF STIFFER COMPETITION BETWEEN JAPANESE AND FOREIGN MANUFACTURERS IN THE JAPANESE MARKET, THE 6TH OSAKA INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR OPENED THIS WEEK. MORE THAN 2,000 JAPANESE GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS, BUSINESSMEN AND MEMBERS OF THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS ATTENDED THE GALA CEREMONY IN THE MINATO FAIR GROUNDS IN OSAKA. THE CHAIRMAN OF THE OSAKA INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION AND THE OSAKA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY, MR. TAIZO ODAWARA, DECLARED THE FAIR OPEN WITH A SHORT SPEECH.

    THIRTY THREE NATIONS ARE PARTICIPATING -- INCLUDING THE UNITED STATES, BRITAIN AND AUSTRALIA -- WHO TOOK PART IN THE FIRST IN 1954. NINE COUNTRIES -- NORWAY, LUXEMBOURG, MEXICO, BURMA, LICHTENSTEIN, IRAN, IRAQ, MOROCCO AND SOUTH AFRICA -- ARE PARTICIPATING FOR THE FIRST TIME. ONE FEATURE OF THIS YEAR'S FAIR IS THAT MEMBERS OF THE COMMON MARKET 'SIX' ARE EXHIBITING.

    THE SHOW WILL LAST 3 WEEKS. AN ESTIMATED 3,500 COMPANIES FROM ALL PARTS OF THE WORLD ARE DISPLAYED SOME 200,000 EXHIBITS. AS USUAL IT IS ORGANISED ON THREE SITES: ONE FOR DISPLAYS OF GENERAL MERCHANDISE AND FOREIGN PRODUCTS; ANOTHER FOR OUTDOOR EXHIBITIONS AND DEMONSTRATION OF CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT; AND A THIRD FOR THE TEXTILE EXHIBITS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACBAJPHDTB0L8LXIND3OH9695R
    Media URN:
    VLVACBAJPHDTB0L8LXIND3OH9695R
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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