HC Deb 03 November 1947 vol 443 c139W
13. Mr. Osborne

asked the Minister of Food why meat imports which were formerly 15,000 tons a month have dropped to 2,000 tons a month; when he expects to get increased supplies; and if he will make a statement.

Dr. Summerskill

As the monthly imports of carcase and canned meat have this year varied between 78,000 and 132,000 tons, the Question appears to be based on some misapprehension.

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