611.2231/391: Telegram

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

22. Your despatch 470, May 5.26 Notice given by Foreign Minister does not indicate what schedule products it is desired to restrict, extent of restriction in each case, or share of each global quota intended to be allotted to the United States.

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You should secure specific proposals from Tobar on above questions and transmit substance thereof by telegram, keeping in mind provisions of second paragraph of Article VII regarding 30 day period within which agreement should be reached.

  1. Not printed, but see telegram No. 31, May 5, 4 p.m., supra.