Shipping Industry.

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce. – in the House of Commons on 13th November 1934.

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Photo of Captain Sir Peter Macdonald Captain Sir Peter Macdonald , Isle of Wight


asked the President of the Board of Trade what is the cause of the delay in announcing the completion of a scheme for subsidising tramp shipping; and by what date he expects that agreement with regard to this matter will be reached?

Photo of Mr Walter Runciman Mr Walter Runciman , St Ives

I am not aware that there has been any avoidable delay in this matter. My hon. and gallant Friend may be assured that every effort is being made to reach a satisfactory decision at the earliest possible date.