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1987-1990 - Mr Major’s Written Parliamentary Answer on Manufacturing Industry

Below is the text of Mr Major's written Parliamentary Answer on Manufacturing Industry on 23rd February 1989.


Mr. Burt To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is his latest estimate of the investment intention of British manufacturing industry.

Mr. Irvine To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is his latest estimate of the investment intentions of British manufacturing industry.

Mr. Key To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is his latest estimate of the investment intentions of British manufacturing industry.

Mr. Major The latest survey of investment intentions carried out by the Department of Trade and Industry and published in December showed that manufacturing investment was expected to increase by 11 per cent. in real terms in 1989.