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BASIC PRICE – ESA

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French Equivalent: Prix de base - SEC

Definition:
The basic price is the price receivable by the producers from the purchaser for a unit of a good or service produced as output minus any tax payable on that unit as a consequence of its production or sale (i.e. taxes on products), plus any subsidy receivable on that unit as a consequence of its production or sale (i.e. subsidies on products). It excludes any transport charges invoiced separately by the producer. It includes any transport margins charged by the producer on the same invoice, even when they are included as a separate item on the invoice.

Source Publication:
ESA 3.48.

Cross References:
Basic price – OECD
Basic price – SNA

Version Indicator: ESA

Statistical Theme: National accounts

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Wednesday, February 19, 2003