§ Mr. Wigley
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what was the volume of milk produced and consumed in the United Kingdom last year; and what proportion of the United Kingdom production came from Wales.
§ Mr. Bishop
The volume of milk sold through the Milk Marketing Schemes in the United Kingdom during the year to 31st March 1975 was 13,143.9 million litres, of which 9.5 per cent. was supplied by registered producers in Wales. 7,759.4 million litres were used for liquid consumption and 5,348.5 million used for manufacture.