§ Malcolm Bruce
To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will list the companies from which his Department have obtained timber and wood products and the total spent with each firm over the last five years. 441W
§ Ms Blears
There is no central record of companies from which the Department obtains timber and wood products.
The Department has a contract for furniture in its offices with Kinnarps (UK) Ltd. for the supply, replacement and renewal of wooden office furniture and the amount spent with that firm over the last five years is:
£000s (excluding VAT) 1996–97 211 1997–98 337 1998–99 401 1999–2000 637 2000–01 364