HC Deb 04 May 1911 vol 25 cc730-1W

asked the President of the Board of Trade if he will state the value of the imports (for home consumption) and the exports (domestic produce)

Description of Article. Value of Imports into the United Kingdom retained for home consumption (Imports less re-Exports). Value of Exports of United Kingdom manufacture.
1903. 1910. 1903. 1910.
Boots and Shoes: £ £ £ £
Of Leather (or of which the chief value is Leather) 881,066 631,541 1,845,380 3,030,312
Of Caoutchouc (or of which the chief value is Caoutchouc) 148,174 179,033 224,586 191,688
Of other materials * 58,861 * 84,267
*Cannot be stated. These articles were not separate y distinguished in the Trade Accounts of the United Kingdom until the year 1908.