HC Deb 08 February 1951 vol 483 c228W
Lieut.-Commander Gurney Braithwaite

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer the quantity of Scotch whisky produced during the year ended 30th September, 1950; how much of this was malt whisky; and how much grain whisky.

Mr. Jay

As published in the Board of Trade Journal of 6th January, 1951, the quantities of malt and grain spirits distilled in Scotland during the year ended 30th September, 1950, were:

Proof gallons
At distilleries using malt only 12,714,699
At distilleries using malt and other materials 16,441,708
Total 29,156,407