Meaning of “goods-producing” in the English Dictionary

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"goods-producing" in British English

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goods-producingadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈɡʊdz.prəˌdʒuː.sɪŋ/ /ˈɡʊdz.prəˌduː.sɪŋ/

used to describe companies and organizations that make products, rather than provide services:

2.2 million people in the state are employed in goods-producing sectors, including agriculture.

(Definition of “goods-producing” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"goods-producing" in Business English

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goods-producingadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˌɡʊdzprəˈdjuːsɪŋ/ us /-ˈduː-/ PRODUCTION

used to describe companies that produce products, rather than ones that provide services:

2.2 million people in the state are employed in goods-producing sectors.

(Definition of “goods-producing” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)