§ Mr. O'Neill
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what is the approximate value of goods locally purchased by military establishments located in Scotland in the last year.
§ Mr. Archie Hamilton
The approximate value of goods locally purchased by Ministry of Defence establishments located in Scotland in 1985–86 the latest period for which figures are available, was £8.8 million. A further £1.5 million was spent on local contracts for the provision of services.