§ Mr. BRAMSDON
asked the Presdent of the Board of Trade if he will state what was the total ocean tonnage of the ships of Great Britain, America, France, Germany, Italy, Russia and Norway, respectively, on the 1st January last, but if not available for that date then for the latest, but on the same day on which the information can be given; and will he
Country. Steam Vessels of 100 tons gross
Sailing Vessels of
of 100 tons Net
Total of Columns
(2) and (3).
(4) Tons. Tons. Tons. Tons. United Kingdom 9,960,399 16,336,869 981,482 17,318,351 United States* 1,081,442 1,654,049 1,192,857 2,846,906 France 825,024 1,416,987 466,907 1,883,894 Germany 2,353 367 3,839,378 392,767 4,232,145 Italy 554,472 -903,567 381,658 1,285,225 Norway 823,332 1,351,647 631,231 1,982,878 Russia 448,965 755,350 219,167 974,517 *Exclusive of vessels trading on the Great Lakes.