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cost price

a PRICE for a product which just covers its production and distribution COSTS with no PROFIT MARGIN added.

cost price

a PRICE for a product that just covers its production and distribution COSTS with no PROFIT MARGIN added.
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In this case, these economic actors will not have to absorb the impact of taxes on these prices by selling their products at a price below the sum of the cost price and all taxes.
Ray Holloway, RMI petrol retailers director explains: ``Sharp rises in the cost price of both petrol and diesel, something that neither petrol retailers nor oil companies have any control over will lead to increases of about 1p per litre being added to retail prices.
Retail Motor Industry petrol retailers director Ray Holloway said, 'Sharp rises in the cost price of both petrol and diesel - something that neither petrol retailers nor oil companies have any control over - will lead to increases of about 1p per litre being added to retail prices.
The BLS compiles the CPI indexes based on changes in retail selling prices, rather than on changes in wholesale or cost prices.
ACS public affairs manager James Lowman said defining costs and cost prices would be a complete minefield for independents.