§ Mr. Pawsey
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if, further to the reply of the Chief Secretary to the Treasury on 8 February, Official Report, c.259–260, he will list the main items included in the figure under the heading "Other European Community Suppliers" given for his Department.
§ Sir George Young
The main items included in the DOE figure under the heading Other European Community Suppliers are:
Commodity or Service £000 Minerals 87 Stone-cut and manufactured 152 Ceramics 621 Agricultural chemicals 117 Tools 397 Electrical Machinery 168 Batteries 553 Domestic Electrical Appliances 258 Carpets 126 Wood 606 Wooden Furniture 57
Of the total of £3.983 million contracts valued at £3.48 million were placed in West Germany for supplies to the British forces in Germany.