Meteor Missiles: Exports

Ministry of Defence written question – answered on 21st February 2019.

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Photo of Lloyd Russell-Moyle Lloyd Russell-Moyle Labour/Co-operative, Brighton, Kemptown

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether German licensing policy on the re-export of German-made components in Meteor missiles is blocking or delaying exports of the missile from the UK to Saudi Arabia.

Photo of Stuart Andrew Stuart Andrew Assistant Whip, The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence

We continue to assess the implications of the reported developments in German licensing policy for current and future export business. The details of the commercial arrangement underpinning the UK supply of military equipment and services to Saudi Arabia is confidential to the two Governments and the release of this information is therefore likely to prejudice relations.

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