HC Deb 27 April 1983 vol 41 c336W
Mr. Nicholas Winterton

asked the Minister for Trade what has been the percentage change in the value of agricultural exports from the United Kingdom in each of the last five years.

Mr. Peter Rees

The information requested is set out below.

Annual change in United Kingdom exports of agricultural produce, 1978–82
per cent.
1978 +27.7
1979 -4.0
1980 +17.1
1981 +13.3
1982 +5.9

Source: Overseas Trade Statistics, SITC (R2) sections 0 and 4 and division 22.

Note: Figures relate to the fob value of exports in a given year compared with the corresponding value of exports in the previous year.

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