means of production

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means of production

pl n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Marxist theory) the raw materials and means of labour (tools, machines, etc) employed in the production process

means of production

Raw materials and means of labor used in the production process.
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Swedish production machinery and tools manufacturer Karolin Machine Tool AB said on Monday (7 November) that its subsidiary Lidkoping Machine Tools AB had secured a major machinery order from China's largest bearings manufacturer, Wafangdian Bearing Group Corporation.
Raute evaluates the bought technology to cover in value around 70% of the production machinery of a sliced veneer mill.
With this move, the addition of new production machinery, hiring more personnel and the continued expansion of our clientele, we grew sales and revenue each quarter and closed out 2004 with the best financial numbers in the company's history.
The Swedish production machinery and systems developer and manufacturer Karolin Machine Tool AB (KMT) said on Thursday (31 March) that its subsidiary KMT Cutting Systems AB had received a SEK4m order from the Australian company Johnson Controls.
The company produces battery shells and caps at its state-of-the-art 4,000 square meter factory, which contains over 100 pieces of testing equipment and production machinery and 526 highly skilled employees.
Finnish ship power supplier and decentralized power generation systems provider Wartsila Corporation said on Wednesday (29 December) that it had signed agreements with two Finnish companies for selling production machinery which would become available from its factory in Turku, Finland.
The production machinery and facilities would become available as engine manufacturing in the Wartsila Turku factory ends at the turn of the year.
Industrial facilities are installing wireless networks to monitor the condition of production machinery, such as vibration, to eliminate unnecessary service calls or equipment replacement.
The Swedish production machinery and tools maker Karolin Machine Tool AB (KMT) issued its third quarter report on Monday (25 October), posting an operating profit of SEK4m, as compared to a loss of SEK7m in the third quarter of 2003.
Recently, the company changed its corporate name to China Digital Communication Group, which better reflects its assets in the lithium-ion battery market, including a state-of-the-art 4,000 square meter factory in China, which contains over 100 pieces of testing equipment and production machinery and 526 highly skilled employees.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-30 September 2004-Raute Corporation wins plywood production machinery orders in China(C)1994-2004 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
The Swedish production machinery and systems supplier Karolin Machine Tool AB said on Friday (17 September) that its subsidiary UVA International AB had received a strategically important order for precision grinding machines in China.