• Short Summary

    Ten African nations are participating in the 45th Brussels International Fair. The Fair, designed to?

  • Description

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    GV EXTERIOR..Fair ground and symbol (2 shots)
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    GV & SV People looking at exhibit on Zaire stand (4 shots)
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    GV & SV People looking at Zaire air display (3 shots)
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    SV People at Niger stand
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    MV People looking at exhibits
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    MV Gabon delegate pointing out exhibition highlights
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    CU Carvings (2 shots)
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    SV Model of installation
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    SV Sign "Dahomey"
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    MV Exhibition delegates discussing proceeding with onlooker
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    CU Models of tribal dancers
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    SV PAN..refreshments being served at Ruanda stand
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    GV Central Africa Republic stand
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Ten African nations are participating in the 45th Brussels International Fair. The Fair, designed to show African products to potential European markets, opened on May 2nd and will continue through May the 14th.

    The participating nations are: Burundi, cameroun, the Central African Republic; Dahomey, Gabon, Mauritania, Niger, Ruanda, Senegal, and Zaire.

    These countries are all members of the Association of african States and Madagascar, which is holding the Fair in conjunction with the European Economic Community (EEC).

    The goods and products being displayed represent a number of quality exports from the member countries; coffee, cocoa, tea, tropical fruits, woods, cotton and textiles. The public is being invited to taste some of the produce.

    The Associated states are also showing arts and crafts little known in Europe.

    During the Fair, colour slides of tourist attractions of the members countries are being shown by the Association of African States to promote tourism.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADJXY15DR08LPVFJ7GB1RHVXGW
    Media URN:
    VLVADJXY15DR08LPVFJ7GB1RHVXGW
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/05/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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