§ Mr. P. Thorneycroft
No, Sir. I could not prejudge any proposal to adjust an Import Duty, but Her Majesty's Government would take into account all the 342 relevant factors, including the structure of the industry concerned.
§ Mr. Thorneycroft
The question of tariff protection is a quite separate one which is judged upon well-established principles by the Government and, in appropriate cases, raised or lowered.