§ 18. Mr. Robathan
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry if he will make a statement on progress in respect of good projects in difficult markets. 
§ Mr. Wilson
Since announcing the "Good Projects in Difficult Markets" scheme in August last year, ECGD has been asked to consider supporting around 40 projects in 18 countries with a potential UK export value in excess of £2 billion. Negotiations on a number of these projects are progressing well.