Business, Innovation and Skills
Daniel Kawczynski (Shrewsbury and Atcham, Conservative)
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what the value of British exports was in (a) 2009-10, (b) 2010-11 and (c) 2011-12; and what estimate he has made of the value of such exports in 2012-13.
Mark Prisk (Minister of State (Business and Enterprise), Business, Innovation and Skills; Hertford and Stortford, Conservative)
Figures for the UK's exports of goods and services (in current prices) by financial year are shown in the following table:
|(1) Based on actual figures for Q2-4 2011 and OBR estimates for Q1 2012 Source: ONS Monthly Review of External Trade Statistics OBR Economic and Fiscal Outlook March 2012|
The Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) has estimated that the UK's exports of goods and services in 2012-13 will amount to £515 billion.