Dáil Éireann - Volume 139 - 16 June, 1953

Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Wheat Importation.

Mr. Rooney asked the Taoiseach if he will indicate the quantity and value of wheat imported during the year ended 31st December, 1952, from (a) dollar areas and (b) other areas.

Donnchadh Ó Briain: The import of wheat including wheat for sowing during the year ending 31st December, 1952, from (a) dollar areas was 4,744,272 cwt., value £7,363,802, and (b) other areas 953,685 cwt., value £1,495,623.