Biography Chronology Home Search Speeches/Statements

1987-1990 - Mr Major’s Written Parliamentary Answer on the Trade Deficit

Below is the text of Mr Major's written Parliamentary Answer on the Trade Deficit on 21st June 1989.


Mr. Ernie Ross To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is his best estimate of the trade deficit in 1989.

Mr. Patchett To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is his latest estimate of the trade deficit in 1989.

Mr. Major I refer the hon. Members to the reply I gave to the hon. Member for Stretford (Mr. Lloyd) on 6 June at column 115.