§ Mr. Brotherton
asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protec- 374W 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.