§ Mr. Sillars
asked the Secretary of State for Trade if he will publish the number of bankruptcies in construction in Scotland in each of the past three years.
§ Mr. Clinton Davis
The figures are:
Sequestration orders* Company liquidations† 1974 13 25 1975 16 39 1976 10 65 * Orders made in the period. Excludes summary sequestration orders, for which no information about the debtor's occupation is available. † The total of compulsory liquidations and creditors' voluntary liquidations begun in the period.