HC Deb 06 April 1971 vol 815 c100W
Mr. Wall

asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry if he will take steps to prohibit the importation of rare animal skins.

Mr. Anthony Grant

The Department has agreed to meet representatives of the British Fur Trade Association to discuss their proposals for the restriction of imports of rare animal skins. The proposals involve a number of technical and practical questions which need careful consideration.