HC Deb 04 March 1930 vol 236 cc260-1W

asked the President of the Board of Trade the quantities and value of fish landed at the port of Shields, North, from foreign merchant vessels for the months of November and December, 1929, and January, 1930, respectively, together with the corresponding figures for the same months a year ago?


Particulars of fish imported by foreign merchant vessels only are not available. The following table shows the total quantities and declared values of fish (not of British taking) imported into North Shields, registered during the undermentioned periods.

Month. Quantities. Declared Values.
Cwts. £
November, 1928 35,609 105,134
December, 1928 22,851 67,101
January, 1929 30,251 64,818
November, 1929 46,255 163,737
December, 1929 24,592 80,244
January, 1930 50,886 99,820

NOTE.—The above figures in respect of 1929 and 1930 are provisional.

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