HC Deb 16 April 1959 vol 603 c101W
Mr. Ellis Smith

asked the President of the Board of Trade the total value of United States investments in industry in Britain since 1945, and provide in tabular form the amounts invested, the percentage of the total and numbers employed, in each Board of Trade Region and the same figures for Belfast, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Cardiff, Liverpool, Oldham, Manchester, Salford and Stoke-on-Trent.

Sir D. Eccles

asked I regret that figures are not available of the value of United States investment in industry in Great Britain, or of the employment that investment provides.