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Food Imports

Volume 885: debated on Thursday 30 January 1975

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asked the Secretary of State for Trade if he will publish in the Official Report a table showing the approximate proportions of the major imported foodstuffs originating from the original six members of the European Economic Community, Denmark and Eire, and the rest of the world, respectively, for each of the years 1970 to 1974.

Percentages, by value consigned from the three areas are as follows:(2) if he will list in the

Official Report the top 20 countries from which the United Kingdom imports, in order of importance.

The value of United Kingdom trade with the top 20 countries can be ascertained from the published monthly Overseas Trade Statistics—imports: Table II, exports: Table V.