HC Deb 27 April 1988 vol 132 c189W
32. Mr. Macdonald

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what further steps he is taking to ensure the future of the oil fabrication industry in Scotland.

Mr. Lang

The best tonic for the oil fabrication industry is an economic climate which encourages investment and development in the North sea: and that is what this Government are providing, notably through the oil taxation changes announced in the Budget.

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