HC Deb 28 June 1926 vol 197 c811
43. Mr. PALING

asked the Secretary for Mines the amount of coal imported into Great Britain since the 1st May; the countries from which such coal has been exported; and the amount in each case?

Colonel LANE FOX

I will circulate these figures in the OFFICIAL REPORT.

Following are the figures:

The total amount of coal imported into tht United Kingdom from 1st May to 24th June was 585,000 tons.

This coal was exported from the following countries:

Germany 221,000
Belgium 154,000
Holland 61,000
France 43,000
Poland 16,000
Sweden 1,000
U.S.A. 81,000
Canada 8,000