§ Mr. H. WILLIAMS
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?
§ Mr. CHURCHILL
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.