HC Deb 25 July 1986 vol 102 cc510-1W
Mr. Teddy Taylor

asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, if he will publish a table showing the exports of various foodstuffs and wine from the EEC to the Soviet Union and East Europe, respectively, in the most recent annual period for which figures are available; and what were the comparable figures in each of the previous 10 comparable annual periods.

Mrs. Fenner

[pursuant to her reply, 24 July 1986]: The most recent annual information readily available relates to calendar year 1985 and was set out in the reply of 13 May 1986 at columns 443–44: exports of wine in 1985 to the USSR and to the rest of Eastern Europe, not shown in that reply, were 35,000 tonnes and 28,000 tonnes respectively. Corresponding information for the years 1976 to 1984 was shown in the replies of 20 February 1986 at columns 331–34 and 25 March 1985 at columns 1–2.