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English translation: Coût des ventes (COS)

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16:07 Dec 19, 2005
French to English translations [PRO]
Accounting
French term or phrase: COS
the text states that some items were listed:

"aussi bien en charges externes qu'en COS"
Paul Morris
United Kingdom
Local time: 18:59
English translation:Coût des ventes (COS)
Explanation:
I know the letters don't fit the words (I thins it's an Eng Abbrv, Cost of Sale)but it is used in web site below.
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xxxDaran
Local time: 19:59
Grading comment
great - thanks for that!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +2Coût des ventes (COS)xxxDaran


  

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7 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +2
Coût des ventes (COS)


Explanation:
I know the letters don't fit the words (I thins it's an Eng Abbrv, Cost of Sale)but it is used in web site below.


    Reference: http://www.efe.fr/qryTOPICS2.asp?idCurs=3981
xxxDaran
Local time: 19:59
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
great - thanks for that!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  xxxBourth: Could well be. That would be "coût de revient" in good French.
5 mins
  -> Thanks Bourth

agree  Sylvia Smith: yes, cost of sales. coût de revient is somewhat different in English - manufacturing or production cost - but in some contexts it could be the same depending on what the company does (manufacturer vs. retailer, for example).
29 mins
  -> Thanks Sylvia
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