HC Deb 27 May 1976 vol 912 cc373-4W
Mr. Brotherton

asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protec- tion how many firms in the Price Commission's category 3 list have been found to be making excess profits in each month since 1st January 1976.

Mr. Maclennan

The Price Commission publishes monthly the number of agreements by category III firms to make price reductions in order to eliminate excess profits. For 1976, the figures are: January, 176; February, 175; March, 198; April, 308.

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