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Middle East And Oil Exporting Countries

Volume 932: debated on Wednesday 25 May 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for Trade by how much the value of United Kingdom exports to Middle East and OPEC markets have increased during this decade.

The value of United Kingdom exports to Middle East and North African markets increased by almost sixfold between 1970—£511 million—and 1976—£2,896 million. The value of United Kingdom exports to oil exporting countries increased by almost sevenfold during the same period—1970, £466 million; 1976, £3,143 million.