HC Deb 08 November 1976 vol 919 c35W
Sir Frederic Bennett

asked the Secretary of State for Trade if he will state, in dollar terms, the most recently announced British Leyland sales in the USA compared with the same period one year and two years ago, respectively.

Mr. Meacher

Exports are not recorded by manufacturer in the overseas trade statistics. However, according to SMMT figures, registrations of British Leyland cars in the USA during the last two years and the first six months of 1976 were as follows:

1974 53,265
1975 69,541
January-June 1975 36,911
January-June 1976 28,634

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