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Food, Drink And Tobacco (Imports)

Volume 931: debated on Tuesday 10 May 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for Trade what proportion of United Kingdom imports food, beverages and tobacco constituted in volume and value, respectively, in each of the past five

IMPORTS OF FOOD BEVERAGES AND TOBACCO (SITC SECTIONS 0 AND 1) AS A PROPORTION OF THE VALUE OF TOTAL IMPORTS
19721973197419751976
United Kingdom21·119·516·418·116·0
Denmark9·71018·58·69·6
Belgium/Luxembourg12·212·210·111·711·5*
France12·212·48·911·410·6
Germany, Federal Republic of16·916·513·214·013·9
Irish Republic13·012·712·113·312·3
Italy20·520·114·517·315·4†
Netherlands13·014·112·413·813·3*
* January to November.
† January to September.

Source:

1972–75, OECD Statistics of Foreign Trade Series B.

1976, OECD Statistics of Foreign Trade Series A, National publications and Eurostat External Trade.