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Textiles (Departmental Purchases)

Volume 885: debated on Wednesday 5 February 1975

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asked the Secretary of State for Industry if he will instruct his Department to purchase all future textile requirements from British manufacturers.

The Department's requirements will continue to be met principally through intermediate suppliers such as the Department of the Environment's Property Services Agency and the Post Office, but I am assured that the major proportion is of British origin.