producer goods


plural noun Economics.

goods, as machinery, raw materials, etc., that are used in the process of creating consumer goods.

Nearby words

  1. prodrug,
  2. produce,
  3. produce race,
  4. producer,
  5. producer gas,
  6. product,
  7. product differentiation,
  8. product liability,
  9. product life cycle,
  10. product line

Origin of producer goods

First recorded in 1950–55

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British Dictionary definitions for producer goods

producer goods

producer's goods

pl n

other terms for capital goods
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