at cost price

idiom

British
: for the amount of money that was needed to make or get something : at an amount that yields no profit
The company has agreed to sell the vaccine at cost price.

Examples of at cost price in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The aid group Médecins Sans Frontières -- or Doctors Without Borders -- has urged world leaders to demand pharmaceutical companies sell any successful Covid-19 vaccines at cost price -- that is, without profit. Holly Yan, CNN, 8 June 2020

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“At cost price.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/at%20cost%20price. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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