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Iron Flake Moulds

Volume 940: debated on Wednesday 30 November 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for Trade what were the total imports, by weight and value of quasi-flake moulds during each of the last six years; and what proportion of such imports came from Sweden.

The available statistics relate only to the import of cast-iron ingot moulds in general and during the present year, and are as follows:try for the securing of export orders on the lines recommended in the Central Policy Review Staff report without waiting for an amalgamation of General Electricity Company and Parsons which the Central Policy Review Staff recommended should be a prerequisite.

The Government are working closely with the industry to ensure that no worthwhile export opportunities are missed. In so doing, they are continuing to provide all possible assistance to secure overseas orders.