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Liquid Fuel: Services' Consumption

Volume 413: debated on Monday 20 October 1980

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asked Her Majesty's Government:What tonnages of petrol and petroleum products were used respectively by the Royal Navy, the Army and the Royal Air Force during the financial year 1979–80; and what sum of money they paid for these supplies.

During 1979–80, the Royal Navy used 922,000 tonnes, the Army 433,000 tonnes and the Royal Air Force 1,251,000 tonnes of liquid fuel. Expenditure on liquid fuel was about £127 million, £72 million and £187 million respectively.