HC Deb 02 April 1998 vol 309 c663W
21. Mr. Timms

To ask the President of the Board of Trade what steps she proposes to promote United Kingdom multimedia expertise in export markets. [35994]

Mrs. Roche

The Department is aware of the economic contribution at home and abroad of the United Kingdom' s dynamic, creative sectors including those based on multimedia expertise. By greater attention to sector needs in exports, including the setting up of a Creative Industries Export Group and a new approach to support for small companies, a boost will be given to promotion of the exports of these industries.