§ Mr. Ingram
To ask the President of the Board of Trade, pursuant to his answer of 19 May,Official Report, column 105, if he will give such information relating to the number of employees and the location of Japanese-owned companies as is available to him.
§ Mr. Sainsbury
[holding answer 8 June 1992]: The Department of Trade and Industry's invest in Britain bureau (IBB) has information only on Japanese companies manufacturing in the United Kingdom. Copies of the IBB's list of Japanese manufacturing companies in the United Kingdom has been placed in the Library. This gives information on the location of Japanese manufacturers in the United Kingdom and the employment created at the time of the announcement of the project.