Define: Trade Debtors

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Definition: Trade Debtors


Quick Summary of Trade Debtors


Persons who buy goods or services from a business in the normal course of trade and are allowed a period of credit before payment is due.



What is the dictionary definition of Trade Debtors?

Dictionary Definition


trade debtor is a customer who hasn’t yet paid you for your goods or services. The amount that goes on your business’s balance sheet for trade debtors is the sum of all its unpaid invoices as at that point in time.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Trade Debtors are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

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

This glossary post was last updated: 12th December, 2019