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English definition of “production chain”

production chain

noun [C]
all the stages of making a product, considered together: Each uniquely numbered label is traceable through the entire production chain, from factory worker to importer. → See also distribution chain, supply chain, value chain
(Definition of production chain from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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