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Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce

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  • Departmental District Offices (Closure) (6 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade what will be the estimated saving in a full year by the closing of the local offices of his Department in, respectively, Dundee, Scotland and the United...

  • Scottish Development Area (Factory Space) (7 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade what percentage factory space built on the industrial estates of the Scottish Development Area since 1945 has been built by Government finance for...

  • Hire-Purchase Restrictions (4 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade if he is aware of the recession of production in the coach and omnibus building industry as a consequence of present hire-purchase restrictions; and if...

  • Howden Flax Mill (Sale of Equipment) (4 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade how much was realised by the sale of the equipment at the Howden Flax Mill on 3rd May; what was its original cost; and what was its book value at the...

  • Government Flax Mills (4 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade how many Government flax mills are still operating; and his intentions regarding their continuation.

  • Anglo-Polish Trade (4 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade why the sterling facilities to Poland have been reduced from the £50 million asked for to £5 million; what British manufactures which the...

  • Glass Cutters (Export to China) (6 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade how many applications have been received in the past year for the export of glass cutters to China; how many applications, and to what value, have been...

  • Bicycle Exports (6 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade why British bicycle exports have fallen in the last two years; and what action he is taking to increase them.