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undercapacity

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌʌndəkəˈpæsəti/ ECONOMICS, PRODUCTION
a situation in which companies in an industry are making and supplying fewer products than customers buy or are expected to buy: Given the attractiveness of the venue, this undercapacity can be expected to continue in the medium term. →  Compare overcapacity
(Definition of undercapacity from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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