HC Deb 26 July 1951 vol 491 c99W
125. Mr. P. Roberts

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs whether he will make a statement on the proceedings in Bonn dealing with the negotiations for the increase of the limit of export of scrap from Germany above the 600,000 tons agreed in September, 1950.

Mr. Ernest Davies

Discussions with the Federal German Government regarding the past shortfall in scrap deliveries under the Trade Agreement, and future supplies of scrap for the United Kingdom are now in progress; it is not however possible to make a statement at present.