Search the Archive

Economy / Japan / Trade With United States / Hone Economy #249852

CBS Evening News for Monday, Dec 12, 1977
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Mtg. between Japanese external economy affairs minister Nobuhiko Ushiba and Vice President Mondale and special trade negotiator Robert Strauss, at White House, noted. Discussions with regard to Japan's proposals for cutting trade surplus with United States. Film shown. Comments of United States ambassador Mike Mansfield, in Tokyo, re: proposals cited.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Tokyo, Japan) Japan's economy problems, tough despite outside appearance of stability, detailed. prime Min. Fukuda's change in cabinet officers to be more economy inclined, and his remarks contrasting present economy to any since World War II, reported Valuation of dollar and yen described. Effect of econ. on small Japanese company, which makes binoculars almost exclusively for export to United States, noted. Japan's traditional resistance to imports and forced change in such policies at present outlined.
REPORTER: Bruce Dunning

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Dunning, Bruce
Duration:
00:02:40

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.