§ Sir A. Bossom
asked the President of the Board of Trade what food is bought from Great Britain by the Argentine in exchange for the food bought from them by this country.
§ Mr. P. Thorneycroft
United Kingdom exports of food and beverages to Argentina during 1955 were as follows:
£ Live animals chiefly for food of which— 376,604 Bulls for breeding 342,973 Fish and fish preparations 9,676 Sugar and sugar preparations of which— 39,840 Lactose (sugar of milk) 39,760 Coffee, cocoa and cocoa preparations, tea and spices 5,849 Feeding stuff for animals and food wastes 1,002 Miscellaneous food preparations 13,984 Beverages of which— 219,918 Whisky, Scotch or Irish 218,056 All other foods 426 £667,299