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US-Canada Trade War #310664

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 06, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Canada's retaliation against President Reagan's about- face on cedar product tariffs reported; details given.

(Seattle, WA: Richard Wagner) Status of growing US-Canadian trade war examined; background explained. Scenes shown. [Canadian shingle manufacturer Scott CLARKE - describes impact on his business] [US shingle manufacturer Bruce MILLER, Junior - defs. tariffs.] [Prime Min. Brian MULRONEY - notes effect on relations with US.] United States items chgd. tariff now by Canada listed. [Christmas tree grower Tom TAYLOR - feels border has been closed to US.] [US computer manufacturer John OVERBY - thinks retaliation should be expected.] [Canadian foreign min. Joe CLARK - is prepared to end war; explains.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Wagner, Richard
Duration:
00:02:30

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