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Economic Calendar Terms

Capacity utilisation

TURKSTAT
Necatibey Cad.
No:114 Bakanliklar/ANKARA
90–312–410–0–410

Capacity utilization is the extent to which a country actually uses its potential production capacity. 100% denotes full capacity being used. This indicator rises as a response to market demand growth. If demand weakens, capacity utilization will diminish. Capacity utilization is a useful indicator of inflation pressures.