Scotland Office: Trade Promotion

(asked on 21st September 2022) - View Source

Question to the Scotland Office:

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland, how many official trade representations abroad did ministers from his Department make in (a) 2018-19, (b) 2019–20 and (c) 2021–2022; and in which countries those representations took place.


Answered by
Alister Jack Portrait
Alister Jack
This question was answered on 28th September 2022

The Secretary of State for Scotland visited Uruguay and Chile on an official trade representation in September 2018.

Across the financial years 2018-19, 2019–20 and 2021–2022, Ministers from the Scotland Office visited Iceland, the United States of America, New Zealand, India, Finland and Norway to promote trade with Scotland.

Further details on the purpose and details of these visits are available in the Ministerial transparency returns, which are published on:

https://www.gov.uk/search/transparency-and-freedom-of-information-releases?organisations%5B%5D=office-of-the-secretary-of-state-for-scotland&parent=office-of-the-secretary-of-state-for-scotland

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