§ Mr. G. Strauss
asked the President of the Board of Trade (1) whether he can specify in detail the figures relating to the vehicles, including locomotives, ships and aircraft, imported into this country, listed under S in Table No. 3 of the import summaries, which have shown a decrease of £370,591 in the first three months of 1940, as compared with a similar period in 1939;
(2) whether he will give details of the beverages and cocoa preparations listed under G in Table No. 1 of imports, in the trade accounts of the United Kingdom, which have increased by £2,146,829 during the first three months of 1940, as compared to a similar period in 1939?
§ Sir A. Duncan
As stated in reply to previous Questions, publication of particulars of our trade in individual commodities has been suspended since the outbreak of war.