§ Mr. Deakins
asked the Minister for Trade what was the United Kingdom balance of trade in textile goods with members of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and developing countries, respectively.
§ Mr. Sproat
The information is as follows:
United Kingdom Crude Balance of Trade in Textile Goods with OECD and Developing Countries, 1982 £ million OECD -781 Developing countries -478
Source: United Kingdom Overseas Trade Statistics, SITC(R2) Divisions 65 and 84 (less Group 848), Groups 266 and 267 and Sub-group 268.7 (part).
Notes: The crude balance of trade is defined as exports valued fob less imports valued cif.