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  Pearson Annual Report 1997    

Notes to the Accounts

   
 

13. Stocks

  1997 1996
All figures in millions    
Raw materials 22.5 22.3
Work in ptogress 88.7 79.6
Finished goods 268.1 258.8



  379.3 360.7



Note: The replacement cost of stocks and work in progress is not materially different from book value.

 

1997 Annual Report
* Group summary
* Information
* Education
* Entertainment
* Investment banking
* Chairman's statement
* Chief Executive's review
* Financial Review
* Financial Policy
* Consolidated profit and loss account
* Consolidated balance sheet
* Consolidated statement of cash flows
* Statement of total recognised gains and losses
* Note of historical cost profits and losses
* Reconciliation of movements in equity shareholders' funds
* Principal subsidiaries and associates
* Five year summary
* Shareholder information
   
* Notes to the accounts
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