HC Deb 27 July 1960 vol 627 c160W
97. Mr. Rankin

asked the Minister of Transport what plans he has for speeding-up the turn-round of shipping in order to help the export drive.

Mr. Marples

Arrangements for the speedy turn-round of shipping are primarily matters for the shipowners, the shippers, and the port authorities. I am sure that they are all fully alive to the important part that expeditious handling of ships in port can play in the export drive.

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