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Reference FCO 82/335
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Visits of UK Ministers to North America (1974)
Description Mr Peart's visit to the US and his meetings with the Secretary of Agriculture Mr Butz on confectionery quotas and general agricultural issues including agricultural objectives in the EEC negotiations, multilateral trade negotiations. Notes from a meeting with Ambassador Eberle, Special trade representative on the continue lack of progress on the GATT Article XXIV negotiations which in turn delay the passage of the Trade Bill as well as difficulties within the EEC. Eberle also discussed the World Food Conference. Notes from a meeting with Secretary Butz on UK involvement within the EEC and the adoption of more liberal policies. Mr Peart also met with Mr Malmgren the Executive Director of the Council on International Economic policy and Mr Flanigan.
Date 1974
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries United Kingdom, United States
Places Algiers; Australia; Brazil; Britain; Canada; Caribbean; China; Cuba; Denmark; Europe; France; Geneva; Germany; Ireland; Israel; Italy; Japan; Mediterranean; Middle East; New Zealand; Russia; Soviet Union; United Kingdom; United States of America
People Brown, George; Callaghan, James; Eberle, William; Flanigan, Peter; Humphrey, Hubert; Johnson, Lyndon Baines; Long, Russell B; Mao Zedong; Rush, Kenneth; Sharp, Mitchell; Shore, Peter
Topics Agriculture; Aid; Arab; Balance of Payments; British Embassy; Common Agricultural Policy (CAP); Communist; Congress; Congressional Relations; Council on International Economic Policy; Dairy products; Defence; Democratic Party; Department of State; East-West relations; Economic policy; Economy; Elections; Exports; foreign policy; Health; Inflation; International Economic Policy; Labour Party; Levies; Mid-Term elections; Oil; organisation; Payments; Pentagon; Protectionism; Protectionist; Special Representative of Trade Negotiations; State Department; Supreme Court; The Nine; Trade; Trade Bill; Trade policy; Trade Reform Bill; Treasury; troops; Unemployment; Vice President; Watergate; Welfare; White House; withdrawal; World Food Conference; Year of Europe
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