§ 84. Mr. E. Johnson
asked the President of the Board of Trade by what percentage the volume of United Kingdom exports has increased or decreased as between the two periods from July, 1945, to October, 1951, and from November, 1951, to 31st December, 1957, respectively.
§ Sir D. Eccles
The annual average rate of exports in terms of volume was approximately 40 per cent. greater in the second of these periods than in the first.