HC Deb 20 December 1995 vol 268 c1287W
Mr. Salmond

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what the level of structural support expenditure on fisheries in Scotland from(a) the United Kingdom Government and (b) European Community funds has been in each of the past three years; what is the projected expenditure in each of the next three years; and if he will make a statement. [7286]

Mr. Raymond S. Robertson

The table shows support to the Scottish fishing industry from(a) UK Government public aid sources and (b) EC funds paid in the last three years and forecast for the next three years.

(a) UK Government public aid sources £ (b) EC funds £
1992–93 8,024,582 2,112,221
1993–94 11,140,188 5,915,329
1994–95 9,654,932 5,887,707
1995–96 13,844,000 8,500,000
1996–97 18,420,000 13,420,000
1997–98 17,250,000 13,750,000
1 Does not include decommissioning—forecast not available.