§ Mr. Robert Sheldon
Gross earnings from tourism represented 10.2 per cent. of the gross invisible earnings of the United Kingdom in 1975. Comparable figures for those EEC countries where information for 1975 is available are: Belgium and Luxembourg, 6.8 per cent.; West Germany, 12.3 per cent.; Italy, 25.1 per cent.; and the Netherlands, 9.4 per cent.