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French Equivalent: Utilisation anticipée

Definition:
The situation in which a missing price for a product (or item) in the current period is imputed as being equal to the last price observed for that product (or item).

Context:
When an exporting country uses part of the following year’s quota during the current year. (Doha World Trade Organisation Ministerial: Glossary of Terms. http://www.wto.org/english/thewto_e/glossary_e/glossary_e.htm).

Source Publication:
ILO, IMF, OECD, Eurostat, UNECE, World Bank, 2004, Producer Price Index Manual: Theory and Practice, International Monetary Fund, Washington DC.

Hyperlink:
http://www.imf.org/external/np/sta/tegppi/index.htm

Statistical Theme: Prices and purchasing power partities

Created on Wednesday, August 14, 2002

Last updated on Thursday, April 04, 2013