Oral Answers to Questions — President of the Board of Trade (Speech)

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 12th May 1966.

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Photo of Mr Harold Wilson Mr Harold Wilson , Huyton 12:00 am, 12th May 1966

It is a difficult question, because the barriers here are introduced as revenue tariffs and not as protective tariffs, covered by E.F.T.A. It may be argued that these are legal under E.F.T.A., but we would all feel that they are against the spirit of E.F.T.A. My right hon. Friend the First Secretary will now be discussing these matters in Bergen this week.