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Export Credit Guarantees: Iran

Question for Department for International Trade

UIN 15095, tabled on 12 February 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, what repayments have been made by Iran to UK Export Finance for debt incurred on purchases of UK-manufactured military equipment in the 1970s; and on what dates those repayments were made.

Answered on

28 February 2020

No repayments by way of recovery have been made by Iran directly to UK Export Finance for debt incurred on purchases of UK-manufactured military equipment in the 1970s. However, payments have been made to UK Export Finance via exporters, for some contracts in this time period.