HC Deb 07 April 1938 vol 334 c524
68. Mr. Everard

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer the number of foreign aircraft imported into this country in the years 1936–37 and 1937–38, respectively, and the amount of duty collected in both cases?

Sir J. Simon

The figures for the financial years 1936–37 and 1937–38 are not readily available. The following table gives the particulars for the calendar years 1936 and 1937:

No. of aircraft imported Approximate duty collected.
Year 1936 22 £6,000
Year 1937 37 £30,000