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Common Agricultural Policy

Volume 888: debated on Wednesday 19 March 1975

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asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Foods whether be will now publish in the Official Report the figures for 1974 which are given for 1973 in Tables N and O of the Intervention Board Report (Command Paper No. 5699) in view of their immediate importance for the assessment of the effects of the common agricultural policy for the United Kingdom.

The following is the provisional information. These figures, which are subject to revision, will he given in the Intervention Board's Annual Report for 1974 which will be published as soon as possible.

TABLE K
ANALYSIS BY SECTOR OF UNITED KINGDOM EXPENDITURE BORNE BY FEOGA 1974

11 months 1973 £

Item

1974

Sector Total £

Cereals
2,527,088Export refunds—third country trade366,255
Import refunds—third country trade1,546,156
14,683,611Aid to animal feed3,455,459
5,630,832Production subsidies on cereals used for starches14,861,543
493,054End of season stock payments37,485
608,066Monetary compensatory amounts—intra community trade2,072,825
23,942,65122,339,723

Dehydrated fodder

Aid to animal feed111,857111,857

Milk and milk products
2,024,242Export refunds—third country trade848,796
4,415,099Aids to animal feed5,260,785
605,030Aids for private storage of butter1,771,931
5,704,122General butter subsidy11,015,038
1,439,232Welfare butter subsidy4,300,153
536,507Production subsidies—casein and caseinates845,457
159,307Intervention buying of skimmed milk powder—losses and costs for reimbursement by FEOGA764,446
Credit to FEOGA on upward revision of value of stocks at 31st December 1974*(2,976,456)
968,578Intervention buying of butter—losses and costs for reimbursement by FEOGA336,559
Food aid—ad hoc actions skimmed milk powder285,097
5,038,404Monetary compensatory amounts—intra community trade20,924,955
20,890,52143,406,761

Oils and fats

830Export refunds—third country trade552
243,600Production subsidy—oilseeds252,503
244,430253,055

Sugar

Export refunds—third country trade326
Import refunds—third country trade1,502
Special import subsidy7,594,298
1,868,920Storage payments3,277,909
212,159Monetary compensatory amounts—intra community trade2,623,721
2,081,07913,497,756

Beef and veal

1,331Export refunds—third country trade57,119
Import refunds—third country trade
Aid for private storage of beef96,055
Beef premium scheme4,031,806
Social beef subsidy123,307
Intervention buying of beef—losses and costs for reimbursement by FEOGA26,259
1,072,377Monetary compensatory amounts—intra community trade3,613,492
1,073,7087,961,890

Pigmeat

25,722Export refunds—third country trade30,798
Import refunds—third country trade34,435
Aid for private storage14,728
13,435,727Monetary compensatory amounts—intra community trade21,018,188
13,461.44921,098,149

11 months 1973£

Item

1974

Sector Total £

Eggs

12,407Export refunds—third country trade36,550
76,636Monetary compensatory amounts—intra community trade275,426
89,043311,976

Poultry

33,421Export refunds—third country trade28,853
5,464Monetary compensatory amounts—intra community trade30,829
38,88559,682

Fruit and vegetables

Export refunds—third country trade:
442Fresh fruit and vegetables4,207
17,425Processed fruit and vegetables14,673
Import refund—third country trade—Processed fruit and vegetables4,892
441Compensation for withdrawn produce
Accession compensatory amounts—intra community trade—
21,389Fresh fruit and vegetables48,623
36,69772,395

Wine

Import refunds—third country trade4,324
95,357Monetary compensatory amounts—intra community trade701,366
95,357705,690

Fish

49,106Export refunds—third country trade75,883
49,10675,883

Seeds

1,015,091Production subsidy—herbage seeds977,074
1,015,091977,074

Processed products not included in Annex II of the Treaty of Rome

294,641Export refunds—third country trade594,268
Import refunds—third country trade405
65,680Monetary compensatory amounts—intra community trade301,077
360,321895,750
£63,381,338Total expenditure for reimbursement by FEOGA£111,767,641

* Figures in brackets represent amounts credited to FEOGA.

Table L

Summary of Scheme of United Kingdom Expenditure borne by the FEOGA

11 months

1973

£

Aids to private storage

493,054Cereals—end of season stock payments37,485
605,030Butter1,771,931
1,868,920Sugar3,277,909
Beef96,055
Pigmeat14,728
441

Compensation for withdrawn produce

Aids to animal feed

4,683,611Cereals3,455,459
4,415,099Skimmed milk and skimmed milk powder5,260,785

Dehydrated fodder

111,857
4,986,655Export refunds—third country trade2,058,280
Import refunds—third country trade1,605,566
Special import—subsidy on sugar7,594,298
Monetary/Accession compensatory amounts—intra community trade:
20,988,026Import refunds57,120,149
177,786Export refunds159,273
(534,553)Export levies*(5,668,920)

Production subsidies

5,630 832Cereals for starch manufacture etc14,861,543
536,507Caseins and caseinates845,457
243,600Oilseeds252,503
1,015,091Herbage seed977,074
Beef premium scheme4,031,806
5,704,122General butter subsidy11,015,038
1,439,232Welfare butter subsidy4,300,153
Social beef subsidy123,307
Food aid actions—skimmed milk powder285,097
Intervention buying of beef, butter and skimmed milk powder:
1,127,885Losses and costs for reimbursement by EAGGF1,157,264
Credit to EAGGF an upward revision of value of stocks at 31st December 1974*(2,976,456)
£63,381,338Total Expenditure for reimbursement by EAGGF£111,767,641

* Figures in brackets represent amounts credited to FEOGA.