Orders of the Day — Customs (Import Deposits) Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 17th November 1969.

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Photo of Mr Robert Cant Mr Robert Cant , Stoke-on-Trent Central 12:00 am, 17th November 1969

I said that I believed that the inflationary pressures which were likely to develop were fairly considerable and that I therefore did not believe that the Chancellor of the Exchequer could release the £550 million held by Customs as import deposits.