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Iron Foundry Orders, Falkirk—Bonnybridge Area

Volume 529: debated on Monday 21 June 1954

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asked the Minister of Supply to what extent defence orders for the iron-founding industry in the Falkirk-Bonnybridge area are likely to decrease; and what are the specific reasons for the decrease.

As the defence programme advances, fewer orders for iron foundry products are being placed. I cannot say what proportion of the available orders %ill go to any particular area.