pro forma invoice
- A preliminary bill of sale sent to buyers in advance of a shipment or delivery of goods, detailing what will be sent, how much it will cost, and its various characteristics
- The suppliers sent a pro forma invoice to the business detailing the bulk office supplies that would be shipped.
- Before finalizing the transaction, the customer decided to check the pro forma invoice for its specific details.
- Using a pro forma invoice, the exporter was able to give the buyer details about the shipment before it was sent.