§ Mr. Michael Latham
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment whether he will give details of the survey into the capacity of the brick industry which he referred to in his answer to the hon. Member for Harlow (Mr. Newens) on 3rd December 1975; by whom this survey is being carried out; and when he expects it to be completed.
§ Mr. Freeson
The survey was carried out by the Business Statistics Office on behalf of this Department. Preliminary results are expected to be published on Tuesday 16th March. More detailed results will be published in "Housing and Construction Statistics" as soon as they have been fully analysed.