§ Mr. Kevan Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will make a statement on the RAND Report on capacity in the UK shipbuilding industry. 
§ Mr. Ingram
The Ministry of Defence has commissioned the RAND organisation to carry out a range of studies of the UK shipbuilding industry, including one examining the capacity, in terms of workforce and facilities, required to deliver the demanding future warship programme. RAND are due to report later this year.