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Production Control (Appointments)

Volume 389: debated on Wednesday 5 May 1943

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asked the Minister of Production how many production engineers, and how many chartered accountants, have been appointed to positions of control in Government and privately-owned factories by the various production departments?

Forty-seven persons with practical experience in the direction or management of engineering concerns and 15 chartered accountants have been appointed by the Supply Departments as authorised controllers of private companies, directors of Government-owned manufacturing companies or to take charge of Government-owned factories. No directors have ben appointed to the board of privately-owned companies under compulsory powers.