HC Deb 25 January 1978 vol 942 cc589-90W
Mr. Kenneth Clarke

asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what is the percentage difference between European agricultural prices expressed in German marks and those prices expressed in the currencies of each of the other member States.

Mr. Bishop

The percentage by which common agricultural support prices in Germany exceeded those in the other member States on 23rd January 1978 were as follows for the member States concerned:

United Kingdom 41.7
Italy 36.2
France 31.9
Ireland 12.4
Denmark 8.4
Netherlands 7.4
Belgium-Luxembourg 7.3

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