§ 62. Mr. Blenkinsop
asked the President of the Board of Trade what repre- 224W sentations he has received from the National Union of Seamen regarding the present trend of British shipping companies to combine with firms overseas for the development of container fleets; and what reply he has sent.
§ Mr. William Rodgers
None. But we have received an interesting report of containerisation from the union which is being considered by an interdepartmental group of officials.