§ Mr. Deakins
asked the Secretary of State for Energy for what purposes uranium was exported to Luxembourg; and what precautions were taken by the exporter to ensure that it was used for the purposes intended.
§ Mr. Goodlad
A quantity of approximately 42 tonnes of depleted uranium was exported by BNF plc to Luxembourg in March 1984 for use in the production of master alloys for steel making. The export was made under safeguards.