HC Deb 14 May 1981 vol 4 c321W
Mr. Banks

asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if he will set out the volume and estimated value of tomatoes imported into the United Kingdom from 1 January 1981 compared to equivalent periods for 1980 and 1979.

Mr. Wiggin

The information is as follows:

Imports of Tomatoes
Volume (tonnes) Value £
January 1981 23,503 12,146,000
January1980 17,720 10,191,000
January1979 18,279 10,115,000

Source: Overseas Trade Statistics of the Department of Trade.

I regret that figures for subsequent months are not yet available.