Annual report 2014

22 Other operating expenses

EUR million 2014 2013
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
Sales freight 11 12
Legal and consulting costs 18 18
IT services 20 19
Personnel leasing 12 9
Energy costs 45 45
Advertising costs and similar expenses 82 93
Travel and training costs 14 13
Miscellaneous operating, administrative and sales expenses 137 146
  419 449

The following table presents the minimum outgoing payments for operating leases in the coming years.

  2014 2013
EUR million Up to
1 year
1 to
5 years
More than
5 years
Total Up to
1 year
1 to
5 years
More than
5 years
Total
Operating leases 46 97 57 200 44 78 27 149

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.