• Short Summary

    SPAIN IS BUILDING 42 SHIPS FOR CUBA.

    THE EUSKALDUNA YARDS OF BILBAO HAVE STARTED WORK ON?

  • Description

    SPAIN IS BUILDING 42 SHIPS FOR CUBA.

    THE EUSKALDUNA YARDS OF BILBAO HAVE STARTED WORK ON CONSTRUCTION OF TEN BIG FREIGHTERS, 26 TRAWLERS AND SIX REFRIGERATED SHIPS.

    THE SHIPS WILL BE PAID FOR IN PART WITH 300,000 TONS OF SUGAR TO BE EXPORTED TO SPAIN OVER THE NEXT TWO YEARS.

    IN THE PAST TWO YEARS SPANISH TRADE WITH CUBA HAS ALMOST TRIPLED. THE SHIP BUILDING PROGRAMME COMES DESPITE RENEWED ATTEMPTS BY THE UNITED STATES TO IMPOSE A TRADE BLOCKADE ON THE CARIBBEAN ISLAND. BRITAIN AND FRANCE HAVE REFUSED TO TAKE PART IN IT.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAERETFM3DMIVPKUWJW1FH7T5OI
    Media URN:
    VLVAERETFM3DMIVPKUWJW1FH7T5OI
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/05/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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