Trade Margin

Trade Margin

 

(in Russian, torgovaia skidka), that part of a commodity’s retail price that is kept by trade organizations and enterprises to cover handling costs and constitute a profit. Trade margins vary with commodities and commodity groups, geographical regions, and marketing systems. In the USSR, the size (as a percentage of the commodity’s retail price) and function of trade margins are set by the State Committee on Prices of the Council of Ministers of the USSR.

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Limited Tenders are invited for Nit For Trade Margin Quotation From The Empanelled Suppliers For Supply Of Dorb To Kcmmfl, Kerala
A comparison of intensive and extensive trade margins reveals that the adjustment occurred to a greater extent on the intensive than on the extensive trade margin.
According to the RTI reply, " In the case of indigenously manufactured scheduled formulation, the Maximum Allowable Postmanufacturing Expenses to cover all costs incurred by a maker from the stage of ex- factory cost to retailing and includes trade margin and margin for the manufacturer shall not exceed 100 per cent as per DPCO, 1995.
Since most of Iraq's non-agricultural products are imported -- and because these traded goods usually carry a minimum of 15 percent trade margin -- the central government was able to keep the trade margins in the capital and thereby deprived the regions of an important source of saving and investment.
When the customs duty, transport and trade margin are added, the final retail price reaches a concerning high level.
In the cigarette literature the sum of the dollar margins of wholesalers and retailers is referred to as the industry trade margin, TM.
The retail trade margin for each product is expressed as a percentage of the purchaser value, or the total retail sales to purchasers in 1994 for the overall United States.
While studying the statement on trade margin in the aforesaid circular, we have observed multiple discrepancies in the price points quoted.
Limited Tenders are invited for Nit Inviting Trade Margin Quotation From The Empanelled Suppliers For Supply Of Dorb
Limited Tenders are invited for Nit Inviting Trade Margin Quotations From Empanelled Suppliers For Supply Of Pulses, Spices To Kscscl, Kochi