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1987-1990 - Mr Major’s Written Parliamentary Answer on Company Returns

Below is the text of Mr Major's written Parliamentary Answer on Company Returns on 6th April 1989.


Mr. Gerald Bowden To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what was the percentage increase in 1987 in the net real rate of return for non-North sea industrial and commercial companies.

Mr. Patrick Thompson To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what was the percentage increase in 1987 in the net real rate of return for non-North sea industrial and commercial companies.

Mr. Major The net real rate of return for non-North sea industrial and commercial companies rose a further 15 per cent. in 1987 to reach 10.2 per cent., its highest level for 18 years.