HC Deb 16 May 1990 vol 172 c440W
132. Mr. Livsey

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what effects he expects the anticipated level of economic growth in 1991 to have on industry.

Mr. Norman Lamont

The latest forecast for the growth of manufacturing industry in the first half of 1991 on a year earlier is¾ per cent. This forecast was published in the Financial Statement and Budget Report.