§ 42. Mr. Marland
asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what steps are being taken to protect the interests of exporters throughout the United Kingdom who are facing delays in payment from Nigeria.
§ Mr. Channon
We have made representations about the position of creditors not insured with ECGD, and the Nigerian authorities are in discussion with ECGD about refinancing the insured element of their short-term trade debts.