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Carpets And Rugs (Production)

Volume 496: debated on Wednesday 20 February 1952

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asked the President of the Board of Trade, in respect of each of the years 1946 to 1951, inclusive, the aggregate production, in square yards, of carpets and rugs in the United Kingdom; the amount, in square yards, exported; the amount placed on the home market in each of these years; and the amount, in square yards, of imports in respect of each of the years 1946 to 1951.

The following table shows total deliveries of carpets and rugs by United Kingdom manufacturers, the amount of this total which was supplied to the home market, and the quantities imported and exported, in the years 1946 to 1951.