Accounts and Notes Receivable
|6 Months Ended|
Jun. 30, 2018
|Accounts and Notes Receivable||
ACCOUNTS AND NOTES RECEIVABLE
The following table presents accounts and note receivables, net of allowances:
Generally, we sell our products to select, pre-approved customers whose businesses are affected by changes in economic and market conditions. We consider these factors and the financial condition of each customer when establishing our allowance for losses from doubtful accounts.
Allowance for product claims represents expected reimbursements for cost associated with warranty repairs and customer accommodation claims, the majority of which is provided to our independent distributors through a credit against accounts receivable from the distributor to AFI.
The following table summarizes the activity for the allowance for product claims:
The entire disclosure for claims held for amounts due a entity, excluding financing receivables. Examples include, but are not limited to, trade accounts receivables, notes receivables, loans receivables. Includes disclosure for allowance for credit losses.
Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/presentationRef