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ACQUISITIONS

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French Equivalent: Acquisitions

Definition:
Goods (including assets) and services are acquired by institutional units when they become the new owners of the goods or when the delivery of services to them is completed.

Source Publication:
System of National Accounts (SNA), 2008, 9.36.

Cross References:
Acquisition price
Acquisition, time of
Acquisitions approach (to CPI)

Hyperlink:
http://unstats.un.org/unsd/nationalaccount/docs/SNA2008.pdf

Statistical Theme: National accounts

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Thursday, April 25, 2013