HC Deb 08 July 1991 vol 194 cc254-5W
Mr. Shersby

To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what representations he has received from the hon. Member for Uxbridge concerning unfair competition in trade with Egypt resulting from subsidies provided by the United States of America via its bilateral aid programme; what response he has made; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Sainsbury

My Department has received representations about alleged unfair competition from the United States of America in connection with a business contract in Egypt. We are looking into these allegations as a matter of urgency and I will write to my hon. Friend as soon as possible.

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