§ Mr. Meacher
, pursuant to his reply [Official Report, 18th May 1978; Vol. 950, c. 254], gave the following information:
I understand that these imports are required to make up for a shortfall in planned production at Longbridge and that about 75 per cent. of the components in the imported Minis will be British made. But anyway restrictions on imports from EEC member States would be contrary to the Treaty of Rome.