HC Deb 24 November 1983 vol 49 c234W
Mr. Pawsey

asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what was the United Kingdom's balance of trade with Portugal for each year since 1978–79.

Mr. Channon

The information is as follows:

(£ million)
Year Crude balance (Exports valued fob minus imports valued cif)
1979 -32.7
1980 +56.3
1981 +34.7
1982 +50.7

Source: Overseas Trade Statistics of the United Kingdom.