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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Demand for German-made goods was down across all sectors, with orders for producer goods and capital goods falling by 0.
6 percent -- while orders for producer goods and consumer goods edged up 0.
However, one of the more striking findings in our report is that the majority of social enterprises in the Philippines are product-based, with a strong focus on livelihood-based producer goods.
In a modern economy, the resources or producer goods available for allocation consist of land, labor, and a bewildering variety of capital goods produced and carried over from the past.
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.
Yamazen Corporation is a specialized trading firm dealing in consumer goods such as housing equipment & materials and home products in addition to producer goods such as machine and industrial tools.
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.