Goods that have been produced but are not yet sold.
Trading stocks, sundry stocks and work in progress net of progress payments.
These are what the company currently holds including finished products, unfinished products, and raw materials which the company has bought.
The amount of raw materials, components, work-in-progress and finished goods held. Construction work-in-progress is not part of stocks but part of fixed assets. Total Output of Manufacturing Sector It refers to manufacturing output and other operating income. Trade and transport margins. The value of the transport and distributive trade services provided in delivering commodities from the establishments of the producers to the purchasers. Transfer payments. Also known as unrequited transfers. It refers to payments made but not in exchange for goods and services, such as old-age pensions, grants and donations.
Stocks, according to SSAP 9, are goods held for future use comprising goods or other assets purchased for resale consumable stores raw materials and components purchased for incorporation into products for sale products and services, in intermediate stages of completion (work in progress) long-term contracts finished goods.
These are raw materials, work in progress in the factory, finished goods stored in a warehouse and packaged goods for distribution.
The amount of coffee held in exporting Member countries at any given time by producers, processors, traders and exporters. Stocks are held either because the coffee is surplus to export requirements or to ensure an orderly flow of exports. The stocks taken into account for the purpose of estimating supply are stocks of all forms of coffee of exportable quality held by exporting Member countries, excluding stocks in the hands of individual growers, coffee in transit or coffee held by domestic retailers. Gross opening stocks are the stocks held at the beginning of a crop year. Net opening stocks are gross opening stocks less working stocks.* See also Verification of stocks; Working stocks
The combined value of raw materials, work in progress or under construction, and finished goods held.