HC Deb 13 November 1980 vol 992 c312W
Mr. Cryer

asked the Secretary of state for Trade if he will state the imports of wooden doors, door frames and window frames for 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, and the current year to the most recent date.

Mr. Tebbit

The available information is published in table IV of theOverseas Trade Statistics of the United Statistics of the United Kingdom, copies of which are in the Library. The relevant code numbers for the year concerned are:

of the country of origin marking orders which I propose to make under the Trade Descriptions Act 1968.

Mr. Heddle

asked the Secretary of State for Trade what representations he has received from organisations representing the motor trade on the matter of counterfeit motor car spares manufactured in the Far East but being passed on as being made by leading British firms; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Eyre

The Department is well aware of the concern expressed by United Kingdom manufacturers and the trade generally about the counterfeiting of vehicle components. My hon. Friend the Minister for Trade is due to meet representatives of the trade in December to review the evidence.