22 Other operating expenses
|Valuation allowances on and write-offs of receivables||6||6|
|Losses from disposals of non-current assets||1||1|
|Reversals of provisions||-24||-9|
|Other operating taxes||6||6|
|Rental and operating lease expenses||57||56|
|Repairs and maintenance||34||34|
|Legal and consulting costs||18||18|
|Advertising costs and similar expenses||82||93|
|Travel and training costs||14||13|
|Miscellaneous operating, administrative and sales expenses||137||146|
The following table presents the minimum outgoing payments for operating leases in the coming years.
|EUR million||Up to
As in the previous year, the minimum outgoing payments are not offset by any future minimum incoming lease payments from subletting arrangements.
Miscellaneous operating, administrative and sales expenses comprise numerous operating expenses, including communication costs, insurance premiums, auditing expenses and restructuring costs. Research and development costs are also reported under miscellaneous operating, administrative and sales expenses. As in the previous year, no noteworthy research and development costs were recognised.