Definition of “carrying charge” - English Dictionary

(Definition of “carrying charge” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“carrying charge” in Business English

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carrying chargenoun [ C ]

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also carrying cost ACCOUNTING a charge added when you buy goods by making regular small payments for them until the full amount owed has been paid:

If you pay off your credit card balance every month, you don't have to worry about carrying charges.

TRANSPORT an amount charged for transporting goods:

The canals were forced to lower their coal carrying charges.

(Definition of “carrying charge” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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