HC Deb 13 March 1918 vol 104 cc294-5
12. General CROFT

asked the Undersecretary of State for Foreign Affairs if he can state what was the total amount of cocoa exported to Sweden in 1913 and 1915, respectively?

Commander HARRIS

The exports of raw cocoa and cocoa preparations from the United Kingdom to Sweden were as follows:—

1913 149,737 lbs.
1915 3,788,402 lbs.

Since July, 1916, the exports from the United Kingdom to Sweden have practically ceased, and during the year 1917 they were nil.

General CROFT

Did any of these exports go through Russia?

Commander HARRIS

I understand that a considerable portion went to Russia and Finland.

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