§ Mr. CROFT
asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he can give figures showing domestic exports from this country in 1908 and 1913 of articles wholly or mainly manufactured to each of the undermentioned countries: Canada, Union of South Africa, Australian Commonwealth, New Zealand, Germany, France, Belgium, and United States?
§ Mr. BURNS
The following statement shows the value of articles wholly or mainly manufactured (of United Kingdom production) exported from the United Kingdom to each of the undermentioned countries in the years 1908 and 1912 respectively:—
Country. 1908. 1912. £ £ Dominion of Canada 10,519,000 19,884,000 Union of South Africa 10,694,000 18,922,000 Commonwealth of Australia 20,614,000 31,405,000 Dominion of New Zealand 7,811,000 9,148,000 Germany 22,653,000 28,031,000 France 13,668,000 16,470,000 Belgium 6,630,000 8,237,000 United States 16,426,000, 21,768,000
Similar particulars for the year 1913 will not be available until early in May.