HC Deb 22 February 1982 vol 18 c313W
Mr. Pawsey

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if, further to the reply of the Chief Secretary to the Treasury on 8 February, Official Report, c.259–260, he will list the main items included in the figure under the heading "Other European Community Suppliers" given for his Department.

Sir George Young

The main items included in the DOE figure under the heading Other European Community Suppliers are:

Commodity or Service £000
Minerals 87
Stone-cut and manufactured 152
Ceramics 621
Agricultural chemicals 117
Tools 397
Electrical Machinery 168
Batteries 553
Domestic Electrical Appliances 258
Carpets 126
Wood 606
Wooden Furniture 57

Of the total of £3.983 million contracts valued at £3.48 million were placed in West Germany for supplies to the British forces in Germany.