Food

Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform written question – answered on 15th July 2008.

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Photo of James Paice James Paice Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform how much was spent by his Department on (a) food and (b) food of British origin in each of the last five years.

Photo of Gareth Thomas Gareth Thomas Parliamentary Under-Secretary(Department for International Development) (Trade Policy) (also Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform), Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform) (Trade and Consumer Affairs) (also Department for International Development), Party Chair, Co-operative Party

The following information shows the amount spent on food by the Department's contracted catering service provider, with the amount spent on food of British origin shown in brackets over the last five years:

£
2004 878,427 (527,056)
2005 905,304 (570,341)
2006 893,688 (580,897)
2007 919,855 (735,884)
2008(1) (to end June) 621,483 (497,186)

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