§ 14. Miss Richardson
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what stocks of foodstuffs and beverages are being held by the European Economic Community.
§ Mr. Bishop
The following table shows the amounts of agricultural produce held in official intervention stores in the Community. There is no buying or storage290W of wine or other beverages by Community agencies.
AMOUNTS OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCE CURRENTLY HELD IN OFFICIAL INTERVENTION STORES IN THE EEC Commodity Quantity(1) (Tonnes) Beef 264,996 Cereals: Common wheat 1,389,446 Rye 160,840 Barley 210,245 Durum wheat 462,689 Milk products: Butter 192,232 Skimmed milk powder 967,489 Olive oil 41,000 Rape seeds 1,642 Sugar 1,45,000 (1) Figures produced by the EEC commission