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December 9, 2016
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July 11, 2000
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April 28, 1958
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OWM TT i, ice' ZT OF O S CE ~ )REIG~v COEtCE Approved For Release 2000/08/22 : CIA OF 1 -RDP62-000328A000100440001-7 25X1A9a April 28.9 1958 Ce itra In a genre kgent FG266G-H 3 S Henry S. ila shkin, Chief Soviet Bloc Controls Section Strategic Controls Division, OES Soviet Bloc Tire Indastry In cors.ection with a study of the tire making industry which is being Pro wed for gating Committee re,ie s, in anticipation of requests to export U.S. tire raking rachinery to the USSR and other uropean soviet bloc countries, it would be appreciated if you would provide a coordinated intelligence study of the Soviet bloc tire position, including ini*orration sich as Soviet bloc production; production Psi vehicle population, current and planned; irmports and exports of tires; military as against civilian tire usage and types; production in the Soviet bloc of tire raking r achinery, carbon black, tire cord, processing chemicals and other essentials to tire production; and such other related infor:ation as you tip mat be useful to the Operatin Coi ivittee in establishing U, S, export control policy in this field. I ' erstand that t`r. Hockersmith has already discussed this with you. In order to save tirie and unnecessary repetition of work, you rlay Irish to consider using the intelligence section of 1958 List he rim coact Sheet 1?05 as part of this project. *DOC Exempt Letter On File* Approved For Release 2000/08/22 : CIA-RDP62-00328A000100440001-7