HC Deb 12 July 1983 vol 45 cc314-5W
Mr. Geraint Howells

asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food how many tons of pigmeat have been imported from Denmark during the last 12 months; what were the corresponding figures for the last five years; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. MacGregor

The following is the information requested:

United Kingdom Imports of Pigmeat from Denmark
May-April '000 Tonnes*
1977–78 287
1978–79 290
1979–80 295
1980–81 275
1981–82 269
1982–83 248
* Carcase weight equivalent

Source: United Kingdom Overseas Trade Statistics.