HC Deb 08 November 1927 vol 210 cc71-3W

asked the President of the Board of Trade the amount of imports from the United States, France, Germany and Italy, respectively, to this country, and the chief commodities, in sterling, since 1st January, 1927?

years 1925 and 1926, distinguishing the principal countries whence the goods were consigned.


The total value of the imports registered during the first nine months of 1927 as consigned from the countries named in the question. was as follows:

Consigned from £
United States of America 147,532,000

Consigned from £
France 46,619,000
Germany 43,575,000
Italy 12,400,000

Particulars of the principal descriptions of goods imported from individual countries in a calendar year are given in the Annual Statement of Trade, Volume IV. For certain classes of goods, however, the figures are given in the Monthly Trade Returns.