HC Deb 26 May 1952 vol 501 c97W
Colonel Clarke

asked the Minister of Food whether he has decided to dispense with the British Government purchasing mission in Lisbon; and what method of procurement of sardines was arranged with Portugal in the trade discussions concluded on 5th April last.

Major Lloyd George

This Mission will be closed at an early date. No specific method of procurement was laid down in the recent trade agreement.