§ 43. Mr. Wingfield Digby
asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry whether he will make a statement on the present position of the authorised shipbuilding credit guarantee schemes.
§ Sir J. Eden
Ample credit is available for all ships which commence on berth before mid-1973. We intend to make a further announcement before the recess on future arrangements for credit facilities for orders placed in United Kingdom yards by United Kingdom owners.