× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Economy / Stock Market Report, Index, Japanese Auto Quotas #302280

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 01, 1985
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) "STK. MKT. RET".

(DC) Stk market's record closing average today and January index of leading economy indicators noted; strength of economy in general and specifically resurgence of US auto industry said leading to President Reagan's decision not to seek extension of Japan's vol. auto export quota to US. [Commerce Secretary Malcolm BALDRIGE - defs. decision.] Anticipated effect on American consumer and auto industry discussed. [Senator Don. RIEGLE - fears incrd. unemployment.] [UAW president Gwen BIEBER - attacks President's decision.] [Toyota spokesperson Robert McCURRY - praises move.] [Paine Webber spokesperson Ann KNIGHT - doesn't believe Japanese mfrs. will flood United States mkts.; explains.] President Reagan's statement quoted on screen; possibility of protectionist legislature if Japan doesn't reciprocate considered.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

Stahl, Lesley

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.