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capital investment

noun
1.
(in a business) the total funds invested in an enterprise.
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  • Fixed capital investment will contract for the first time in a decade, owing to the downturn and financing constraints.
  • Businesses there want cuts in taxes on capital investment and property, and sales of public-sector enterprises.
  • The pace of productivity growth depends on capital investment, improvements in business processes and technological innovation.
  • capital investment is the key to the large-scale commercial implementation of next-generation biofuels.
  • Low conversion efficiencies mean you need more capital investment for more equipment to produce the same amount of electricity.
  • Empowering the private sector via the awards of capital investment makes much more sense.
  • Given the serious capital investment that has been made in the software that already exists today, it can't easily be changed.
  • If not, those are the areas more likely to support private capital investment and private installations.
  • Productivity is increased primarily by increasing capital investment, but investment has been decreasing.
  • Venture capital investment, which plays a vital role in the initial funding of new technologies, has also retreated.

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