A Practical Business Arithmetic

A Practical Business Arithmetic

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1875 edition. Excerpt: ...be takeu, with the consent of the collector and consignee, as the actual tare; but in no case shall there be any allowance for draft: --Almonds, in bale, 2i$; in bags, %%; in frails, 8#; Alum, in casks, 10$; coarse or ground, in Backs, 2 Ibs. per sack; Barytes, 3$; Cheese, in casks or tubs, 10$; Cassia, in mats, 9$; Coffee, Rio, in single bags, 1$; in double bags, 2$; all other kinds, actual tare; Cinnamon, in bales, 6$; Cocoa, in bags, 2%; in ceroons, 8$; Chiccory, in bags, 2$; Copperas, in casks, 10$; Currants, in casks, 10$; Hemp, Manilla, 4 Ibs. per bale; Hamburg, Leghorn, and Trieste, 5 Ibs. per bale; Indigo, in ceroons, 10$; Melade, in bags, 11$; Nails, in bags, 2$; in casks, 8$; Ochre, dry, in casks, 8$; in oil, in casks, 12$; Peruvian Bark, in ceroons, 10$; Paris White, in casks, 10$; Pepper, in bags, 2$; in double bags, 4$; Pimento, in bags, 2$j Raisins, in casks, 12$; in boxes, 25$; half-boxes, 27$; quarter-boxes, 29$; in frails, 4$; Rice, in bags, 2$; Spanish Brown, dry, in casks, 10$; in oil, in casks, 12$; Sugar, in hogsheads, 12i$; in tierces, 12$; in barrels, 10$; in boxes, 14$; in bags, 2$; in mats, 2i$; Salt, fine, in sacks, 3 Ibs. per sack; Teas, China or Japan, invoice weight; all other kinds, actual tare; Tobacco, leaf, in bales, 10 Ibs. per bale; in extra covers, 12 Ibs. per bale; Whiting, in casks, 10$. Note.--In reckoning tares, any fraction equal to, or exceeding half a pound, is called one pound, and any fraction less than half a pound is disregarded. 401. Gross Weight is the weight of the goods with the box, cask, bag, etc., containing them. 402. Net Weight is the weight of the goods after all deductions have been made. Dutiable Value Of Merchandise. 403. The Dutiable Value of Merchandise, under the present law, is the..show more

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  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 200g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236530144
  • 9781236530141