§ Mr. Russell Brown
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what estimates he has made of the value of manufacturing export from companies within the Dumfries and Galloway region in the last 10 years. 911W
§ Ruth Kelly
The estimate for value of manufacturing exports as declared by companies within the Dumfries and Galloway region is as follows:
£ million Year Exports value 1996 69 1997 57 1998 64 1999 56 2000 78 2001 73 2002 65
Regional trade statistics are not available prior to 1996.
The value of all exports (including manufacturing but excluding services) from this region has been approximately £90 million per year on average.