§ Mr. John Robertson
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what were the quantities of malt spirit and grain spirit, respectively, distilled in Scotland during the year to 30th September, 1964; and what were the quantities of both distilled in the whole of Great Britain and Northern Ireland during the same period.
§ Mr. MacDermot
The quantities of malt spirit and of grain spirit distilled in Scotland and the United Kingdom as a whole in the year ended 30th September, 1964, were as follows:
— Proof gallons United Kingdom Scotland Production by distilleries using malt only (malt spirit) 32,973,136 32,896,990 Production by distilleries using malt and other materials (grain spirit) 82,036,645 77,479,736