Sheraton Corporation confirms that it has paid a record of $74.50 per square foot parcel on the beach side of Royal Hawaiian Hotel.
New record set for island tourism when more than 600,000 people visit Hawai'i, an increase of 15-20% over the year before.
Twelve of Hawaii's 25 sugar plantations set new production records; the industry harvests an all time record crop of 1,217,646 tons.
Rate of home building in Kaiser's Hawai`i Kai community triples over the year before with construction value reaching $13.5 million.
Average cost per apartment unit is $10,000, up $700 over 1964's average.
$711,000,000 worth of imports arrive in Hawai'i; exports total $331,800,000.