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Reference FCO 7/1817
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Briefs for Prime Minister Wilson's visit to United States of America in January (1970)
Description Briefs on Trade Policy (including textiles), Shipping Policy, Protectionism in the US, Dairy Products, Trade Union Activities, Escape Clause Duties and Tariff Commission, Export of Hovercraft, Wine Gallon Assessment, Government and Public Purchasing, OECD, Electrical Machinery, Computers, Air Services Matters, UK/US trade. Briefs on Personalities and organisations in the US, Personalities in Canada, Disarmament (including Chemical and Biological Warfare), The Pearson Report and Development Decade, the Persian Gulf, International Control Commissions, US Reaction to UK-Soviet Technological Agreement, Proposed Institute of Applied Systems Analysis. Briefs on Nigeria, Libya, Greece, British Honduras, Guyana/Venezuela, Laos, Trade Problems with the US including Generalised Preferences for Developing Countries, Protectionism in the US, US shipping policies, UK-German Offset, Oil, Government and Public Purchasing in the UK, UK Coal Import policies, Standard for Electronic components, Air Service Matters, Computers and COCOM, US Agricultural Policies, UK/Canada bilateral problems, Hudson's Bay Company, Nimrod, Defence Training Areas, Agricultural Trade Problems, Cotton Textiles, Trade in Heavy Electrical Plant, Industrial Development Incentives, Air Service Matters, UK/US trade, UK/Canada trade, China, Commonwealth Prime Ministers' meeting, Internal situation in the US and Canada. Briefs on Britain and the European Communities, European Security, East-West negotiations, Germany and Berlin, Soviet foreign policy, Prime Minister's visit to Moscow, US and Canadian attitudes, SALT, NATO, Middle East, Vietnam, Rhodesia, World financial and economic situation, UK economy, US trade policy and Trade problems with the US.
Date 1970
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries Canada, China, United States, United Kingdom, Soviet Union, Nigeria, Libya, Greece, Belize, Guyana, Venezuela, Laos, Vietnam, Zimbabwe, Germany
Places Africa; Asia; Belgium; Britain; Canada; Caribbean; China; Cuba; East of Suez; Europe; France; Germany; Gibraltar; Greece; Guyana; Honduras; Iran; Ireland; Israel; Italy; Japan; Laos; Libya; Mediterranean; Middle East; Nigeria; Persian Gulf; Poland; Rhodesia; Russia; South Africa; South East Asia; Southern Africa; Soviet Union; Spain; Turkey; United Kingdom; United States of America; Venezuela; Vietnam
People Agnew, Spiro; Elliott, Anthony; Freeman, John; Goldberg, Arthur Joseph; Greenhill, Sir Denis; Humphrey, Hubert; Kennedy, Edward Moore; Meany, George; Wallace, George; Wiggin, Charles D; Wilson, Harold
Topics Agriculture; Aid; Arab; Arms; British Embassy; British Foreign Policy; Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers; Chemical and Biological Warfare; Civil rights; Coal; Common Market; Communist; Congress; Conservation; Council of Economic Advisers; Council of Europe; Crime; Dairy products; Defence; Democratic Party; Demonstrations; Department of Defense; Department of State; Detente; Disarmament; Draft; Drugs; East-West relations; Economy; Education; Elections; European integration; European Security; Exports; Federal Reserve; foreign policy; Free trade; Health; Hippies; Inflation; Intelsat; International Control Commissions; Japanese; Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions (MBFR); Narcotics; Nimrod; North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Oil; organisation; Ostpolitik; Pollution; Poverty; Protectionism; Protectionist; Race; Recession; Shipping; Silent majority; State Department; Strategic Arms Limitation Treaties; Strikes; Supreme Court; Taxation; Taxes; Textiles; Trade; Trade Bill; Trade policy; Trade unions; Treasury; troops; Unemployment; United Nations; Urban Affairs; Vice President; Voting age; Wages; Welfare; White House; withdrawal
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