HC Deb 21 February 1963 vol 672 c81W
47. Mr. Emrys Hughes

asked the President of the Board of Trade what official help he gave the recent delegation of businessmen to Moscow, led by Mr. Roy Thomson, in their efforts to improve trade between Great Britain and Russia; and what results he anticipates will follow the contacts made.

Mr. Erroll

I understand that the programme afforded little opportunity for detailed business discussions. My Department, however, answered one inquiry, and the Commercial Department of the Embassy made themselves available for consultation throughout the visit.

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