Written Answers. - Beef Exports' Value.

Joe Walsh

Question:

55 Mr. J. Walsh asked the Taoiseach the value and volume of beef exports to each of the EU countries during 1995. [8437/96]

As the most recent information available is for November 1995, the table provides the details requested for the eleven month period January-November 1995.

Exports of beef and veal to EU countries January-November 1995

Country

tonnes

£000

France

50,941

147,416

Great Britain

39,512

127,426

Northern Ireland

6,225

13,524

Italy

14,120

50,387

Netherlands

15,373

40,961

Germany

6,853

23,781

Denmark

13,691

23,365

Sweden

3,525

12,994

Spain

3,071

10,596

Belgium and Luxembourg

668

3,537

Finland

1,072

1,965

Greece

418

795

Portugal

132

434

Austria

1

5

Total

155,602

457,186

Note: Overall, approximately 10 per cent of trade is unclassified by commodity. This unclassified trade includes intra-EU estimates.