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To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what the annual value is of his Department's current contracts in each sector in which contracts are held.
Table 1.11 ‘Estimated Defence Expenditure Outturn in UK by Industry Group’ in ‘UK Defence Statistics’ estimates the amount of money the Ministry of Defence (MOD) spends directly with the UK industry broken down by industrial group.
The following table taken from Table 1.11 shows the latest available statistics, for 2008-09.
|£million (ex. VAT)|
|A, B||Agriculture, Fishing and Mining||—|
|C||Manufacturing, excluding those industries itemised below||2,390|
|Weapons & Ammunition||1,030|
|Data Processing Equipment||100|
|Other Electrical Engineering||220|
|Motor Vehicles & Parts||490|
|Shipbuilding & Repairing||1,250|
|Aircraft & Spacecraft||2,480|
|D, E||Electricity, Gas & Water||340|
|G||Wholesale, Retail & Repair of Motor Vehicles||330|
|H ,I, J||Hotels & Restaurants||160|
|Transport via Railways||90|
|Other Land Transport (incl. via pipelines)||60|
|Water, Air and Auxiliary/freight supply transportation||600|
|Post & Courier Services||10|
|K, L, M, N, 0||Financial Services, Business Activities, Education, Health, & Other|
|P, Q, R, S, T||Service Activities excluding those industries itemised as follows(1, 2)||2,490|
|Real Estate & Renting||2,030|
|(1 )Includes MOD payments to AWE Management Ltd, who manage the Atomic Weapons Establishment on behalf of the MOD under a Government-owned/contractor-operated arrangement. (2 )The quality of data available for the service industries is insufficient to identify these SICs separately.|
UK Defence Statistics 2011 will be published in September 2011 and will contain the figures for 2009-10.