631.2231/390: Telegram

The Minister in Ecuador ( Long ) to the Secretary of State

31. Department’s telegram No. 15, April 24, 5 p.m. In reply to the note presented in accordance with Department’s instruction No. 91, March 2, Minister for Foreign Affairs on May 3 gave written notice under article VII of the trade agreement. He added that from what he had heard the Board of Directors of the Central Bank are planning to reinstate the system of quotas by nations instead of by individuals.

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