Short-term purchase

Short-term purchase
  A purchase contract under which all deliveries of materials are scheduled to be completed by the end of the first calendar year following the contract-signing year. Deliveries can be made during the contract year, but deliveries are not scheduled to occur beyond the first calendar year thereafter.
  U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Information Administration's Energy Glossary

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