In consumer law, consumption is the process by which goods and services are put to final use by consumers.
the act of eating, drinking, or using something
All modems sold to @Road must be for internal consumption and cannot be resold on the market.
the total amount of what has been eaten, drunk, or used
The firm reported a 7.5% fall in household consumption in the first half of 2015 compared to the same period a year earlier.