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Definition of

bought-in goods


goods from outside supplier components and subassemblies that are purchased from an outside supplier instead of being made within the organization

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Definitions of ’bought-in goods’ and meaning of ’bought-in goods’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’bought-in goods’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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