HC Deb 25 January 1982 vol 16 cc265-6W
Mr. Mason

asked the Secretary of State for Trade what share of total United Kingdom consumption of glass bottles has been taken by imports for each of the past five years.

Mr. Peter Rees

Separate figures are not available for glass bottles. The import share of consumption of glass containers in the United Kingdom in percentage terms is estimated to have been as follows:

1976 6
1977 10

1978 9
1979 9
1980 7