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1987-1990 - Mr Major’s Written Parliamentary Answer on Companies (Profitability)

Below is the text of Mr Major's written Parliamentary Answer on Companies (Profitability) on 11th February 1988.


Mr. Roger King To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will make a statement on the level of profitability in British companies.

Mr. Major The profitability of non-oil industrial and commercial companies has increased in each of the past six years: the best performance for a generation.