Russian Oil Purchases.

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce. – in the House of Commons am ar 27 Gorffennaf 1927.

Danfonwch hysbysiad imi am ddadleuon fel hyn

Photo of Mr Albert Alexander Mr Albert Alexander , Sheffield, Hillsborough


asked the Financial Secretary to the Treasury whether the oil purchased by the Shell Transport and Trading Company, Limited, from, the Soviet Government at the request of His Majesty's Government was sold by the company to His Majesty's Government; and, if so, what amount was paid for this oil by His Majesty's Government to the Shell Transport and Trading Company, or, alternatively, whether His Majesty's Government paid the company a buying commission?