The Ambassador in Argentina (Braden) to the Secretary of State
[Received 11:47 p.m.]
1567. Your 880, July 14, 10 a.m. Export control procedure agreed Dept. and FEA satisfactory to Embassy. Understand change involves only transfer control to Washington nor [not] relaxation controls. Paragraph 2 your 880 should be rigidly followed.
Embassy now revising consignee control reports. Am glad to know these, WTDS,82 PL,83 plus consultations with Embassy, in FEA opinion now give adequate control. Request complete list products allocated fourth quarter for early preparation consignee distribution guide.
October 1 date agreeable. Suggest Central Bank should be requested stop issuance certificates September 1 except for third quarter allocations. Simultaneous advices should be made Washington, [Page 546] Ottawa, Buenos Aires, timed with FEA’s notice to trade. Please advise Embassy in advance of date in order that Central Bank may be informed.