industrial mobilization


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industrial mobilization

The transformation of industry from its peacetime activity to the industrial program necessary to support the national military objectives. It includes the mobilization of materials, labor, capital, production facilities, and contributory items and services essential to the industrial program. See also mobilization.
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He referred Inter Industrial Mobilization as a systematic approach of mobilizing Industries of two countries through which the participants were provided an opportunity to visit, see and learn about the market trends, potentials, operations and challenges of each others industries.
Addressing the ceremony, PCJCCI President SM Naveed termed Inter Industrial Mobilization as a systematic approach of mobilizing Industries of two countries through which the participants are provided an opportunity to visit, see and learn about the market trends, potentials, operations and challenges of each other's industries.
He referred Inter Industrial Mobilization as a systematic approach of mobilizing Industries of two countries through which the participants are provided an opportunity to visit, see and learn about the market trends, potentials, operations and challenges of each other's industries.
Problems with industrial mobilization developed very quickly during World War I because of the lack of preparation.
Russia's industrial mobilization was less successful than some, but what success it achieved was notable considering the country's relatively backward starting point.
Most fundamental, military power is ultimately the reflection of a nation's industrial mobilization potential.
The funding forms part of the Omnibus Appropriations bill for Industrial Mobilization Capacity, a fund which supports arsenals keep work rates competitive.
The author asserts that the magnitude of this undertaking, necessitating extensive industrial mobilization of the U.
Organizations and planning that focused on industrial mobilization were primarily the result of the National Defense Act of 1920 and the Industrial Mobilization Plan of 1924.
This board directed industrial mobilization during World War II.
Johnson was a vital, skilled administrator, coordinating all military preparedness efforts as he appointed General George Marshall deputy chief of staff, expanded the air corps, implemented the Industrial Mobilization Plan and the Strategic War Materials Act of 1939, streamlined the supply and procurement processes, and issued allocation and educational orders to test essential industries' abilities to produce strategic weapons long before they were needed in the field.
Through each five-year plan developed by the Soviet leadership, industrial mobilization failed to meet not only grandiose projections of the military, but fell far short of fulfilling basic military requirements in tank production until late in the 1930s.

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