HC Deb 08 December 1925 vol 189 c281W

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer the Customs revenue received so far in respect of the various import duties; imposed by the Finance Act of this year?


The approximate net receipts of Customs revenue up to 30th November in respect of the various import duties imposed by the Finance Act, 1925, were as follow:

Mckenna Duties 471,940
Silk and Artificial Silk 1,081.300
Lace and Embroidery 85,680
Hops 40,150

The figures in the case of articles liable to the McKenna Duties may include some deductions for drawbacks and repayments in respect of duty paid prior to 2nd August, 1924. These amounts cannot he separately distinguished.