Search the Archive

Japan-US Relations / Takeshita Visit #318008

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 13, 1988
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: Dan Rather) Japanese Prime Min. Noboru Takeshita's meeting with President Reagan discussed. United States officials quoted regarding lack of progress on trade issues with Takeshita. Report introduced.

(DC: Bill Plante) Mtg. between Reagan and Takeshita featured. [REAGAN - comments on US-Japanese trade relations] Takeshita noted promising greater access for United States construction firms and farm exports. United States officials quoted. [TAKESHITA - (thru translator) declares meeting's objectives.] US trade deficit illustrated. Congress's reaction to Japanese role in United States trade deficit discussed. [Representative Jack BROOKS - comments on sanctions.] Some econs. noted asserting United States business to blame for trade deficit. [Econ. Barry BOSWORTH - says United States exports are outsold by European goods.] Admin. officials quoted. Congress and trade deficit mentioned.

Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan

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.