Mr. Colin Jackson
asked the President of the Board of Trade what was the value of gold bullion exported to the Trucial States in 1969.
§ Mrs. Gwyneth Dunwoody:
£29,726,000. I should like to apologise for the omission of these States and of Bahrain from the reply to my hon. Friend on 13th April, 1970. The list relating to exports of gold bullion in 1969 should read:
£ thousand Israel 1,242 Iran 2,715 Kuwait 4,591 Lebanon 14,250 Libya 8,508 Saudi Arabia 737 Bahrain 1,040 Trucial States 29,726 Other Middle East countries 70 Total 62,879