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Bulk Purchase (Accounts)

Volume 476: debated on Monday 26 June 1950

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asked the Minister of Food what profits his Department and trading Departments under his control made in the bulk purchase of foodstuffs during the years 1946, 1947, 1948 and 1949.

As it will take some time to look up the information for the earlier years I will, with permission, arrange for the reply to be circulated in the OFFICIAL REPORT as soon as possible, but I may also add that I gave some of the most recent figures in reply to the hon. Member for Louth (Mr. Osborne) on 19th June last.