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1987-1990 - Mr Major’s Written Parliamentary Answer on Business Investment

Below is the text of Mr Major's written Parliamentary Answer on Business Investment on 16th June 1988.


Mr. Butler To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is his latest forecast for business investment in 1988.

Mr. Ian Taylor To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is his latest forecast for business investment in 1988.

Mr. Major Business investment is forecast to grow by 9 per cent. in 1988, as shown in chapter 3 of the Financial Statement and Budget Report.