HC Deb 08 March 1934 vol 286 c2001
29. Mr. R. RUSSELL

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer the total net receipts for Customs and Excise during the calendar year 1933 in respect of beer (home-made and imported), spirits (home-made and imported), wine, and sweets (including British wines)?


As the answer involves a number of figures, I will, with my hon. Friend's permission, circulate it in the OFFICIAL REPORT.

Following is the answer:

The approximate net receipts of duty for the year ended 31st December, 1933, on beer (home-made and imported), spirits (home-made and imported), wine and sweets (including British wine) are as follow:—

Beer—home-made 56,707,000
Beer—imported 5,321,000
Spirits—home-made 29,825,000
Spirits—imported 4,466,000
Wine 4,069,000
Sweets (including British wine) 291,000