§ Mr. Mander
asked the President of the Board of Trade the amount premiums collected since the inception of the Compulsory Stock Insurance Scheme, and the claims made up-to-date.
Major Lloyd George
After allowing for refunds under the concession made in regard to the premiums for September, 1939, and in respect of goods declared to be uninsurable, the premiums collected up to 1st October, amount to £39,829,958. It is not in the national interest that the amount of claims should be disclosed.