HC Deb 01 March 1991 vol 186 c655W
Mr. Walden

To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what the value was of the British, German and Japanese exports to the middle east in 1990.

Mr. Lilley

Data are currently not available for the year 1990. The table shows the value of exports to the middle east from the United Kingdom, the Federal Republic of Germany and Japan for the latest 12-month period for which complete information is available. The middle east is defined as Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, the United Arab Emirates and Yemen.

Exports of goods to the middle east in the 12 months to the end of June 1990
Exports from US. dollars millions
United Kingdom 8,666
Federal Republic of Germany 9,145
Japan 8,090


OECD Monthly Statistics of Foreign Trade.