§ 29. Mr. McMaster
asked the President of the Board of Trade what is the total value of military and civil aircraft, aircraft engines and aircraft equipment imported from the United States of America in 1967; and what is the total value of British military and civil aircraft, aircraft engines and aircraft equipment exported to the United States of America in 1967.
§ Mr. J. P. W. Mallalieu
Information in respect of aircraft and parts and of aircraft engines and parts is given on pages 88, 100, 204 and 247 of the Overseas Trade Accounts for December, 1967. Figures for other aircraft equipment are not separately distinguished in the trade statistics.
§ Mr. McMaster
What steps is the hon. Gentleman taking to allow the British aircraft manufacturing industry to match the success of Rolls Royce by selling British designed and manufactured aircraft as well as engines to the United States?
§ Mr. Mallalieu
I think that the industry has been doing extremely well.