• Short Summary

    A factory built by the French Chausson Radiator Company was opened in a ceremony in Abidjan on Tuesday (11 January).

  • Description

    1.
    GV EXT Factory
    0.05

    2.
    SV Minister of Planning Diawara arrives & greeted
    0.10

    3.
    MV Police at entrance
    13.00

    4.
    SV Conolibaly arrives & greeted
    0.21

    5.
    GV Name on factory "Chausson-Afrique"
    0.24

    6.
    CU Diawara pins order on Jacques Chausson.
    0.34

    7.
    SV Small girl holds scissors on cushion.
    0.30

    8.
    SV Guests applaud
    0.44

    9.
    SV Coulibaly takes scissors and cuto tape
    0.54

    10.
    SV Coulibaly tours factory and various workers at their benches (3 shots)
    1.19

    11.
    LV Official party tours factory
    1.22

    12.
    SCU Coulibaly continues tour
    1.28

    13.
    CU ZOOM IN Coulibaly watches as worker welds radiator
    1.38

    14.
    SV Machines and Coulibaly touring
    1.46



    Initials BB/1221 JH/PW/BB/1414



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A factory built by the French Chausson Radiator Company was opened in a ceremony in Abidjan on Tuesday (11 January). The factory is to be used by the Ivorian subsidiary of the company, Chausson Afrique, for the production of automobile radiators and car parts. It cost 115 million Central African Francs (172,997 pounds Sterling) to build. A number of government and company officials were present during the opening ceremony, which took place in the Vidi section of the Ivorian capital.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2ANWNASUAG63YSH7E98NT8I0T
    Media URN:
    VLVA2ANWNASUAG63YSH7E98NT8I0T
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/01/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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