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Marine Communication And Traffic Control

Volume 986: debated on Wednesday 18 June 1980

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asked the Secretary of State for Trade what progress has been made by his Department alone or in

UNITED KINGDOM IMPORTS FROM IRISH REPUBLIC
Percentage increase in
January-March 1980 compared with January-March 1979March 1980 compared with March 1979
(a) Numbers of live animals of the bovine species(excluding pure-bred breeding stock).1628
(b) Weight of fresh, chilled or frozen meat of bovineanimals (with bone in, boned or boneless).3733

Source : Overseas Trade Statistics of the United Kingdom, SITC (R2) Sub-groups : ( a)—001.1 and (b)—001.1.

Note : Figures for the early months of 1979 may have been distorted by the effects of industrial disputes; the percentage changes should therefore be interpreted with caution.