Commercial Invoice

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Definition: Commercial Invoice

Commercial Invoice

Full Definition of Commercial Invoice

An invoice provided by the seller of goods, stating the identities of the buying and selling parties, what is being sold, what total amount of money is to be exchanged, when the transaction takes place, and when the payment is due. In some contexts, such as customs inspections for exports, a commercial invoice must contain other information as well.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Commercial Invoice. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd.
January 26, 2022
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Commercial Invoice. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: January 26, 2022).
American Psychological Association (APA):
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Commercial Invoice are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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