§ Sir F. WISE
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?72W
years 1925 and 1926, distinguishing the principal countries whence the goods were consigned.
§ Sir P. CUNLIFFE-LISTER
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.