asked the Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs the total amount of British capital invested in New Zealand; and what progress has been made in the recent conversations to increase trade between this country and New Zealand?
Mr. M. MacDonald
No official estimates of British investments overseas are available. But according to a tentative estimate based on careful but not yet fully completed research which I have42W
to reply. Preliminary plans only have been prepared. It is still uncertain when vacant possession of the site can be obtained and, until more definite information is available, it is not possible to forecast building dates.