producer goods


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producer goods

pl.n.
Goods, such as raw materials and tools, used to make consumer goods.

producer goods

or

producer's goods

pl n
(Economics) other terms for capital goods

produc′er goods`


n.pl.
goods, as machinery or raw materials, that are used in the process of creating consumer goods.
[1950–55]
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The major defining characteristic of a market economy is that decisions on investment and the allocation of producer goods are mainly made through markets.
If market actors demonstrate a preference to consume more and invest more simultaneously, without any change in the investment/consumption ratio, the demand schedules of both consumer and producer goods (at all stages of the production structure), in general, increase together, ceteris paribus.
Counterfeit consumer products and producer goods which are closely related to farmers' lives, including home appliances and fertilizers, are the targets of the crackdown, according to a circular jointly issued by the National Development and Reform Commission and offices carried by Xinhua.
The problem is not that UK-based manufacturing has collapsed in some sectors while being successful in producing other kinds of consumer or producer goods.
ISTANBUL, Aug 24, 2010 (TUR) -- Chairman of Istanbul Textile and Producer Goods Exporters' Union (ITHIB) said on Tuesday that around 30 Turkish companies would attend a fair in Columbia, the biggest textile fair of South America in January.
9 per cent in July, with falls across food, energy and core producer goods.
High rates signal that scarce capital should go toward consumer goods and producer goods that are close to the consumer-goods stage.
5) The hazard function of price changes for individual consumer and producer goods is downward sloping for the first few months and then flat (except for a large spike at 12 months in consumer services and all producer prices).
As a result of these surpluses, we could see higher prices for both wages and producer goods as well as the potential for record-breaking merger and acquisition activity, said Derek Holt, assistant chief economist, RBC.
Both producer goods imports and consumer goods imports into the United States tend to require the transfer of more information than producer and consumer goods exports from the United States, especially if one believes that import goods are less standardized than export goods.
84-57, to include the 15 general categories of producer goods described in Table 6 of the PPI Detailed Report.
As jobs were created for unemployed rural workers, the output of both consumer and producer goods was increased as the economy moved to E.