May 17, 1955 (22nd Parliament, 2nd Session)


Clarence Decatur Howe (Minister of Defence Production; Minister of Trade and Commerce)


Mr. Howe (Pori Arthur):

Not if it were a sterling transaction. If we made it a dollar transaction, we could. That is what we do, as a matter of fact. We sell wheat for dollars and we can convert the dollars into sterling and buy what we like.

Topic:   FINAL PAYMENT, 1953-54
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