HL Deb 20 June 1996 vol 573 cc37-8WA
Lord Wade of Chorlton

asked Her Majesty's Government:

What is the total amount in tonnes of beef which has been licensed by the European Union for export outside the Union since the ban on the export of British beef.

Lord Lucas

According to latest available figures presented by the European Commission to the Beef Management Committee, 184,309 tonnes-worth of export licences were applied for during the period 28th March to 9th June 1996.