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Type 31 Frigates: Procurement

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 22370, tabled on 28 February 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, with reference to the National Shipbuilding Strategy, whether the cost of the Type 31 Frigate remains £250 million.

Answered on

4 March 2020

The average production cost will be £250 million per ship. This is consistent with the challenge laid down for the Type 31 programme in the National Shipbuilding Strategy.

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