HC Deb 17 June 1997 vol 296 c121W
Mr. Cotter

To ask the President of the Board of Trade what steps she will take to promote British exports from small businesses. [3955]

Mr. Ian McCartney

My noble Friend the Minister for Trade announced on 22 May his intention to establish an Export Forum, with representation from business as well as from Whitehall. The Forum will review existing official export promotion activities and make recommendations for a new export initiative.