§ 62. Mr. McLoughlin
To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster what was the weekly output of United Kingdom-made steel in November 1987; and what has been the trend in the weekly rate since 1980.
§ Mr. Atkins
In November 1987 the weekly average of United Kingdom crude steel production was 370,000 tonnes. The information on steel output is published 259W monthly in "BSC/BISPA Steel Industry Statistics" and the "CSO Monthly digest of statistics", copies of which are in the Library of the House.