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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - May 22, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa the Cedar Rapids Gazelle: Wed., May 22, 1971 Says More Foreign Firms Plan New Plants in U. MOW VOKK (Al'l Kifl.v- scvi'ii fwcitin (inns aniiounci'il plans iliirinj: rirsl quarter ID invest mine Iliun inil- lion in 511 manufacturing fa- cilities in the U.K., an indciion- dent study recently. Thai represents an inc-reasc from the lust nine iiiunllis when plans tor direet ill C.S. Mianului UK- ilitf plants averaged -10 an- noiiiieeiiieiits per quarter, the study says. Japanese firms, which an- nuunrrd plans fur II new in- vestments in t'. S. plants, led the list in numbers. Japan was followed by H'rsl Germany with nine neu Investments planned here, and Canada and the United Kingdom with eight planned apieee. Musi (if (lie investments will Ijr in elicmical. machinery, eleelrieal and lexiilc plants, Ilic report says. The study of direct foreign iiwnersljiu of I' S turint; assets is jml together by the Conference Hoard, a non- profit organization for the scientific- study of business and economic conditions in 111? U.S. The study includes acquisi- tions ul existing plants as well as plans fur new construction. Not one of the investments in the first quarter came from the Arab states, the Conference Hoard reported. "There's lots of rumored Arab money in real estate, lin- tels, resorts and securities here, but Ihey're not investing in manufacturing facilities in the U. David Bauer, di- rector of the project, says. Bauer says most of the fur- invest iwrif in maruifac- turinx conies from other in- dustrialixed countries such as Japan and West Germany that have major markets for their products in the U. S. "Their reasons for coining here are Bauer says, "for example in Japan. cwrjo' is harder to t-et than in the U. S. and land is scarcer. And West Cermany. has a UT.V labor market. M ULEKOFPS Thursday 9 to 9 acres of .3n FRIGIDAIRE Electric 30-Inch Famous HOOVER Slimline Now Only latest Models Now tu Low With 195 -.Hett famous Frigidaire features. width, with full wide oven -andftop burners. Fits in compact kUchen areas. Makes cooking pleasure. Compact in size, BIG in performance. FRIGSDAIRE DRYER With 2 timer Easy Terms Here's a fVigldaire Dryer that has" 2-cyele timer, lets you set exact drying minutes, handy no-heat cycle is Ideal "for, airing, fluffing. No stoop lint screen on the door. New lighter Easy Powerful 1 h.p. Motor Triple filter Exhaust Big Throw-Away Dust Bog Complete Set of Metal Construction HOOVER Sweeper The triple action cleaning power lets Hie sweeper beat as it sweeps as it cleans. Extra large throw-away bag. Cleaner rolls on wheels. Model 1348. Spin Dry WASHER 14895 Price I Washes a load in 4 minutes. Spin it dry I ,n just 1 minute. Store anywhere, it's por- I table. Easy to move.aboirf.v NOW! In Choice of COLORS! 13.5 Cubic Feet AMANA FREEZER New Modern Automatic PLtIS famous Magic Chef cooHfery fea- .tures.that make for any' housewife. MbcleU as low as fr With Trade :-V Halds 473 pounds' of frozen food. ,'Exclusive Amana-matic contact freezing freezes foods.up; to All foo3 .storefd prime For. big loads, little loads; delicates to denims with this Frigidaire Custom Deluxe Washer. Permanent Press, knits, modern fabrics. Regular and Permanent Press Wash Cycles with agitate and spin speed selec- tor. Wash one piece to 18 pounds without attach- ments. Deepfreeze-AMERiCA'S BEST KNOWN CHEST FREEZER 7 cu. ft. capacity holds 250 pounds of food. Model C7 FREEZER 95 FREEZER-PLUS REFRIGERATOR ft.f ator-freezer. v .NOW AT Arn.ana. 18 Famous 'IT-cu. ft. .chest type 179! tu Wrap around freezing in "Portment or home. Take Months To Pay FREE DELIVERY You Buy At SMUliKOFFS action 'v '_ water lint (liter with rinie dijperucr MAYTAG DRYERi Porcelain 'an'd drum Fait drying at V iafe temperature! for' Prices Start at MICROWAVE OVEN 49 95 oitr WA-SMR; Modul AIOo'-DE3Q6 Cuts cooking time to minutes. Baked potatoes In 4 minutes. Meotloof In 15 minutei. Even big roaVi in a fraction of, normal time. Saves food valuw, for not away or thrown in cooking water, Oven wallt riever hot, so ipattart don't cook on; you can wipe them away easily. Defrosts frozen foods speedily. regular 110 volt outlet.
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