§ Dr. Dafydd Elis Thomas
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry, if he will publish figures showing the percentage of total United Kingdom production of(a) coal, (b) steel and (c) tinplate which has been produced in Wales.
§ Mr. Sainsbury
The information for 1990 is as follows:
Percentage of total United Kingdom production produced in Wales Commodity Per cent. Coal1 6.5 Crude steel2 31.2 Tinplate2 100.0
1 Department of Energy: figures relate to all deep-mined and opencast coal, financial year 1990–91.
2Iron and Steel Statistics Bureau.