HC Deb 14 March 1913 vol 50 cc585-6W

asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he can now give the value of the produce and manufactures of the United Kingdom consigned to the United States, France, Germany, Holland, and Belgium, respectively, in 1912, and the percentage of wholly or mainly manufactured goods in each case, and the same information as regards goods exported to Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa, in the year 1912?


The value of the exports of United Kingdom produce and manufactures consigned from this country during 1912 to the countries specified, was as follows:—

To United States 30,122,964
To France 25,607,526
To Germany 40,377,010
To Netherlands 14,305,145
To Belgium 12,245,826
To Canada 23,512,495
To Australia 34,864,890
To New Zealand 10,381,880
To South Africa 21,406,764

The above figures are preliminary only, and subject to rectification on final examination of the Returns. Information as to the value of the articles wholly or mainly manufactured which are included in the above totals will not be available for about a month.