Tuesday, 18 June 2019

Ceisteanna (506)

Ruth Coppinger

Ceist:

506. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the value of mink skins (details supplied) exported in each of the years 2014 to 2018. [25203/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Agriculture)

The Central Statistics Office (CSO) collect statistics on exports of goods and services from Ireland. Products and Raw goods are categorised using combined nomenclature codes, a European harmonised system used to classify goods for customs and trade purposes.

The following table details the total value and weight of mink skins exported in each of the years 2014 to 2018, as reported by the CSO, based on these combined nomenclature codes.

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Exports

Exports

€ 000

Tonnes

2014

3,118

20

2015

4,681

118

2016

1,672

15

2017

3,176

15

2018

1,628

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