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Reference FCO 82/1
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Visits by Chancellor of Duchy of Lancaster, Mr Geoffrey Rippon, to North America, 4-9 March (Folder 1) (1971)
Description Preparations for Geoffrey Rippon's visit to Canada and US. US/UK relations. Briefing Notes on various topics including British entry into EEC, trade, the economy, OECD, US exports, tariffs, GATT, US agricultural products, the US dislike for preference schemes, Lockheed, Rolls Royce and RB211. Rippon's speech to Harvard Business School Club in New York and proposals regarding other possible meetings, speeches and television broadcast.
Date 1971
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries Canada, United States, United Kingdom
Places Asia; Bahamas; Britain; Canada; Caribbean; China; Europe; France; Geneva; India; Ireland; Japan; Mexico; Middle East; Spain; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam; Western Hemisphere
People Annenberg, Walter H; Cromer, 3rd Earl of; Elliott, Anthony; Flanigan, Peter; Gilbert , Carl J; Kennedy, David Matthew; McCracken, Paul; Rippon, Geoffrey; Sharp, Mitchell; Shultz, George; Wiggin, Charles D; Wilson, Harold
Topics Agriculture; Aid; British Embassy; Common Agricultural Policy (CAP); Common Market; Congress; Council of Economic Advisers; Defence; Department of State; Detente; Draft; Economic policy; Economy; Education; Energy; European integration; Exports; foreign policy; Free trade; General Motors; Health; Inflation; International Economic Affairs; Japanese; Levies; Lockheed; Office of Management and Budget; Oil; organisation; Price controls; Protectionism; Protectionist; Special Representative of Trade Negotiations; State Department; Tariffs; The Nine; Trade; Trade policy; Treasury; United Nations; Urban Affairs; Vice President; Warsaw Pact; White House
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