§ Mr. Leighton
To ask the President of the Board of Trade what representations he has received from the Engineering Employers Federation on industrial strategy since October 1992; and what response he has made.
§ Mr. Sainsbury
Ministers and officials at my Department have a continuing dialogue with the EEF. My right hon. Friend the President of the Board of Trade wrote to the EEF on 14 December in response to the launch of the EEF's industrial strategy document and is due to meet with representatives of the EEF shortly.