HC Deb 03 March 1965 vol 707 cc257-8W
Mr. Bruce-Gardyne

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will offer a differential payment or a

Percentage change in value compared with corresponding month of previous year
Month Semi-manufactures Finished manufactures
Chemicals Other industrial materials mainly for further processing
Section 5 Section 6* Sections 7 and 8
October, 1964 +14.6 +23.2 +26.2
November, 1964 +16.2 +20.5 +10.6
December, 1964 +9.0 +28.8 +26.4
January, 1965 -9.6 -1.5 -6.7
* Including estimates in respect of diamonds and other precious and semi-precious stones, which are now incorporated in the trade statistics.

more generous transport subvention to sugar beet producers in the area serving the Cupar factory, during the current annual price review, in order to safeguard the future of the Cupar factory.

Mr. Ross

The annual Price Review is proceeding at present, and I cannot anticipate its outcome.