HC Deb 17 July 1952 vol 503 cc179-80W
Captain Duncan

asked the President of the Board of Trade the total imports of raspberry pulp for the years 1950 and 1951 and the first six months of 1952, respectively.

Mr. P. Thorneycroft

Imports of raspberry pulp are not recorded separately in the import statistics. The Ministry of Food have made estimates of imports of raspberry and loganberry pulp, and pulp of mixed fruits containing raspberries, loganberries, blackcurrants or strawberries; raspberry pulp is the main item in this group. Imports of these pulps from all sources were approximately:

Tons Value
1950 900 77,000
1951 2,400 178,000
1952, January-May 500 38,000