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New England / Fishing Industry #92054

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jan 11, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Massachusetts) Slump in New England fishing industry due to World Court decision in US-Canada fishing boundary dispute examined; films shown. [Jerry GRILLO - can't afford to keep pace with expenses.] Impact of subsidized Canadian fishing industry on nonsubsidized United States industry noted. [Adam SMITH - cites inability to get fair price for United States fish.] [FISHERMEN - argue over presence of Canadian fish in United States mkts.] [Wholesaler Rolland HARRINGTON - fears Canadian control of market] Reagan policy's lack of protection of US fishing industry and effect on consumer mentioned. [FISHERMAN - wouldn't be fishing if he had an education]
REPORTER: John McKenzie

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
McKenzie, John
Duration:
00:03:20

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