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zou dus het verlies der Nederlandsche scheepvaart en handel kunnen geschat worden, wanneer de Engelsche schepen voor die artikelen met de Nederlandsche werden gelijkgesteld?

Eindelijk, hoe hoog kan het bedrag der vijfde verhooging in Engeland op den Nederlandschen handel, wanneer deze verhooging op de Nederlandsche mogt worden toegepast, geschat worden, met andere woorden, welke nadeelen zal de Nederlandsche handel eventueel door deze vijfde verhooging komen te lijden?

UH. E. G. zal ongetwijfeld instemmen, dat de volledige of approximative beantwoording dezer vragen alleen het noodige licht over onze tegenwoordige commercieele betrekkingen en onderhandelingen met Engeland verspreiden kan.

No. 152. — 1826, Januari 30. — order in council 1).

Whereas by a certain act of Parliament, made and passed in the 6th year of his present Majesty, intituled, „An act for granting duties of customs", it is among other things enacted, that it shall be lawful for H. M. by and with the advice of his Privy Council from time to time to order and direct that there shall be levied and collected any additional duty, not exceeding one fifth of the amount of any existing duty, upon all or any goods, when imported on the ships of any country, which shall levy higher or other duties upon goods, when imported in british ships, than when imported in the national ships of such country.

And whereas higher and other duties are levied in the ports of the United Netherlands upon certain goods, when imported in british ships, than when imported in netherland ships, H. M. does therefore under the authority of the above mentioned act, by and with the advice of his Privy Council, order that upon all goods, imported into the United Kingdom in netherland ships, from and after the date of this order there shall be levied and collected in addition to the existing duties, otherwise payable upon the importation of such goods, a further duty amount ing to one fifth part of such existing duties.

No. 153. — 1826, Januari 30. — order in council8).

Whereas by a certain act of Parliament, made and passed in the fifth year of the reign of his present Majesty, intituled: „An

') R. A., Waterstaat 3367. ') r.A., Waterstaat 3567.

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