Take or Pay(redirected from Take or Pay contract)
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Take or Pay
An agreement between two parties where one agrees to either buy certain goods or services from the other on a certain date or to pay for them even if that party does not need them on that date. A take-or-pay agreement provides guaranteed revenue for the seller even if the buyer decides against actually purchasing the goods or services. It is common in transactions involving electric utilities.