§ Mr. Llew Smith
To ask the President of the Board of Trade how many copies of his Department's publication on export control compliance have been published; to whom it has been distributed; and whom his Export Control Organisation consulted prior to preparing the documents.
§ Mr. Needham
Some 6,000 copies of the code of practice on export control compliance have been distributed to date. They have been sent to companies exporting controlled goods, and to trade associations, chambers of commerce and other trade bodies. The Export Control Organisation consulted a wide range of companies and trade organisations in preparing the code which reflects the best practice found in operation.