§ Mr. Roger Williams
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what estimate she has made of the change in(a) turnover and (b) employment in the UK biotechnology industry within the duration of the farm-scale trials programme. 
§ Jacqui Smith
In the agricultural biotechnology sector, the following statistics are available:
December Revenue (£ million) Employees 2000 160 1,147 2001 198 1,145
No other figures are available for earlier years.