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Manufactured Products

Volume 958: debated on Monday 20 November 1978

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asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is the percentage increase in export and import prices of semi-manufactures and of finished manufactures assumed or given by the Treasury model at the end of each of the first 12 quarters following a devaluation of (a) 10 per cent. and (b) 30 per cent.; what is the corresponding increase in relative volume; and what is the assumed increase in gross domestic product, employment in manufacturing, company profits in manufacturing, and in the wholesale and retail price of foodstuffs and other manufactures.