§ Mr. Strang
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what is the total value to date of the subcontracts placed with British firms for the United States Trident D5 weapon system.
§ Mr. Norman Lamont
The latest figure available shows the total value of awards on United Kingdom companies for the United States Trident D5 weapon system as around $43 million. This figure represents some 185 contracts let to over 50 companies.