HC Deb 26 June 1968 vol 767 c76W
41. Sir J. Gilmour

asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what has been the total of imports of new potatoes in the present year; and how this quantity compares with the last three years.

Mr. Hoy

Up to the end of April this year 80,500 tons of new potatoes had been imported, as compared with 55,400 tons last year, 69,600 tons in 1966 and 68,100 tons in 1965. The figure for May this year will not be available until 28th June.