To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry when the Minister for Trade last met Mr. Henderson of Matrix-Churchill; what was discussed; and if he will make a statement.
As far as I am aware, I have never met Mr. Henderson.
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what were the topics discussed between the Minister for Trade and Mr. Bailey, of BSA Tools Ltd. and Automatia Investments Ltd., at their meeting on 19 October; and if he will make a statement.
deflator which applies to total United Kingdom investment may lead to misleading figures. It also believes that it would be inappropriate to apply the United Kingdom deflator to foreign investment.
Estimates of United Kingdom manufacturing investment at current and constant prices are given in tables 13.6 and 13.7 of the 1990 edition of the "United Kingdom National Accounts" (Blue Book) which is available in the Library.