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English definition of “composite demand”

composite demand

noun [U]    
the situation when a particular type of goods is used to produce more than one type of product : In the case of composite demand , if demand for one product that uses the commodity rises , the supply of other products using the commodity will fall .
(Definition of composite demand noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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