May 20, 1948 (20th Parliament, 4th Session)

CCF

Mr. KNIGHT:

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

1. Were recent reports correct in stating that ocean freight charges between Churchill and British ports had been reduced?
2. If so, what was the amount of the reduction ?
3. What is the ocean freight rate on a thousand feet of lumber (ship load quantities) (a) from Churchill to a British port; (b) from Halifax to the same port?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   HUDSON BAY RAILWAY-FREIGHT RATES FROM CHURCHILL AND HALIFAX
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