§ Mr. Bradley
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what are the latest available figures by commodity for the total amounts of food taken into European Economic Community intervention by the United Kingdom Intervention Board for Agricultural Produce; and if he will break these figures down by region.
§ Mr. Donald Thompson
At 30 September 1987 intervention stocks in the United Kingdom were:
Tonnes Scotland 146.475 Northern Ireland 557.752 Total 1,040.829
B. Milk and milk products on which reimbursements were claimed as at 3 December 1987. (Regional breakdown by location of charity claiming reimbursement) Litres Whole milk England and Wales 2,991,289.28 Scotland 497,444.96 Northern Ireland 1,409,501.07 Total 4,898,235.31 Semi-skimmed milk England and Wales 228,154.38 Scotland 551,279.04 Northern Ireland Nil Total 779,433.42 Cheese Kgs. England and Wales 7,397,786.42 Scotland 1,427,402.56 Northern Ireland 1,401,875.77 Total 10,214,529.75 Concentrated butter England and Wales 81,777.93
Litres Scotland 3,360.00 Northern Ireland Nil Total 85,137.93