§ 17. Mr. Crouch
asked the Minister of Power what was the profit made by the National Coal Board for the year 1967–68, after allowing for depreciation and interest; and what has been the percentage return on capital employed.
§ Mr. Freeson
I would ask the hon. Gentleman to await the Board's annual accounts, which will be published next month.
§ Mr. Crouch
Can the hon. Gentleman say what element of the N.C.B.'s assets at 31st March, 1968, were represented by stocks on the ground?