§ Mr. ALBERY
asked the President of the Board of Trade what percentage of British coastal trade is carried in foreign bottoms, excluding all ships above 1,000 registered tonnage?
§ Mr. HORE-BELISHA
The precise information asked for is not available, but I would refer my hon. Friend to the reply given on this subject on 26th April to380W my hon. and gallant Friend the Member for Pontefract (Captain Sotheron-Estcourt).