§ 58. Mr. Douglas
asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Food what supplies of tomatoes have been disposed through London wholesale markets since the price was last controlled; and what proportion was disposed of to retailers in Battersea?
§ Mr. Mabane
The Price Control Order came into force on 19th April. Since then a very small quantity of tomatoes has come into the market, but the records do 170 not show what the amount was or where the tomatoes have gone to. The allocation has not yet begun.