HC Deb 22 June 1984 vol 62 c282W
Mr. Hal Miller

asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what is the current balance of trade between Spain and the United Kingdom (a) overall and (b) in motor vehicles.

Mr. Channon

In the period January to April 1984, the United Kingdom had a crude deficit on trade with Spain of £139 million overall and £72 million on motor vehicles.

Source: Data corresponding to table 1B, groups 781–783 and sub-group 784.1, in the United Kingdom Overseas Trade Statistics.

Note: The crude balance of trade is calculated as exports (fob) less imports (cif).

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