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Silk Industry (Employment)

Volume 236: debated on Monday 10 March 1930

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asked the Minister of Labour whether she has any figures relating to the number of workers in the artificial silk trade during 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, and 1929 in England, France, Germany, and the United States?

I regret that no statistics are available on an internationally comparable basis, but the particulars in the possession of my Department are being collated and I will circulate them in the OFFICIAL REPORT at an early date.