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Wheat Prices

Volume 244: debated on Tuesday 4 November 1930

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asked the Minister of Agriculture if he has any data showing the effect of wheat imported from Russia upon the price paid for wheat in the home market?

Exports of wheat from Russia have undoubtedly contributed to the existing depression in world wheat prices generally, but, apart from this, I am unable to assess how far, if at all, imports of Russian wheat into this country have particularly affected prices in the home market.