HC Deb 11 February 1946 vol 419 c11W
Mr. Gammans

asked the Minister of Supply and of Aircraft Production whether any subsidy is at present being paid in respect of ships bringing iron ore from North Africa to the United Kingdom; and how much per ton it amounts to per ton of iron ore delivered.

Mr. Wilmot

At the present time a freight subsidy averaging about 19s. per ton is being paid by my Department on iron ore imported from North Africa.

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