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Wednesday, 31 August 1921

Senator KEATING (TASMANIA) asked the Minister representing the Minister for Trade and Customs, upon notice' -

1.   Is he aware that Australian jam makers, owing; to' the restrictions upon concessions for obtaining sugar for the manufacture of their exports, are at present holding inordinate quantities of pulp for manufacture and export?

2.   Will the Government liberalize the concessions referred to, and thus not only promote manufacture and export, but make way for the absorption of the coming season's fruit crop?

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