§ Mr. Cousins
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what sums were spent by the Welsh Development Agency on new factory building in the financial years 1986–87 and 1987–88; what sum is projected for 1988–89; and how many square metres of additional factory space become available in each year.
§ Mr. Peter Walker
The information is as follows:
1986–87 1987–88 1988–89 budget Gross expenditure (£ million) land and buildings 26.7 32.7 43.2 Factory space completed (square metres) 47,982 78,890 1139,000 1 Forecast.