§ Mr. Flynn
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry, pursuant to his answers of 2 February 1999,Official Report, columns 581–82, what steps he is taking to ensure the recovery of the sums paid in claims by the ECGD to manufacturers but not recovered from defence buyers in (a) Algeria and (b) Jordan 
§ Mr. Wilson
[holding answer 10 March 1999]: Algeria and Jordan are repaying the debt, arising from ECGD claims payments in respect of civil and military export contracts, under Government to Government Agreements. Both countries are meeting their obligations under the Agreements in full.