Dáil Éireann - Volume 349 - 10 April, 1984

Written Answers. - Motor-powered Chain Saws.

461. Mr. V. Brady asked the Taoiseach if he will give a total breakdown on the number of motor-powered chain saws imported into this country; the countries of origin; and the value of such imports during 1983.

The Taoiseach: The available information relates to chain saws with self-contained non-electric motors and is as follows:

Imports of chain saws with self-contained non-electric motors for 1983

From

Number

Value

£000

Belgium/Luxembourg

1,139

100

Netherlands

16

7

Germany F.R.

2,660

342

Italy

523

68

Great Britain

419

23

Sweden

3,165

445

Switzerland

47

6

Yugoslavia

745

41

USA

1,013

120

Canada

379

29

Japan

1,426

173

Total

11,532

1,356