Biography Chronology Home Search Speeches/Statements

1987-1990 - Mr Major’s Written Parliamentary Answer on Overseas Assets

Below is the text of Mr Major's written Parliamentary Answer on Overseas Assets on 26th November 1987.


Mr. Forth To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is his latest estimate of net United Kingdom assets overseas; and how this compares with the position in other major countries.

Mr. John Greenway To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is his latest estimate of net United Kingdom assets overseas; and how this compares with the position in other major countries.

Mr. Major I refer my hon. Friends to the answer given earlier today to my hon. Friend, the Member for Fulham (Mr. Carrington).