§ Mr. Granville
asked the Minister of Agriculture if he can now make available manilla trawl twine for light trawlers and for lobster and crab-pots, in the same way as allocations of it are made to deep-sea trawlers.
§ Mr. Bottomley
I have been asked to reply. No, Sir. I regret that since manilla hemp costs dollars its use must be confined to essential purposes for which no adequate substitute is available