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Synonyms for durables

consumer goods that are not destroyed by use

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Consumer durables expenditures are more sensitive to interest rates than other consumer spending (Bernanke and Gertler; Erceg and Levin; Monacelli).
Today, zero per cent finance holds an over 11% share in the total consumer durables industry," officials from the company said.
Relative to nondurables and services, the other broad subcategories of consumption, durables is small, on average about 12.
India, April 29 -- According to a study titled 'Emerging trends in Consumer Electronics and Durables Industry,' released by The Associated Chamber of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM), the consumer electronics and durables sector in India is likely to reach Rs 52,000 crore by 2015.
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GfK expects total sales of consumer durables this Christmas to exceed GBP5.
Sales of imported goods in the Dominican Republic have been doubly punished over the past year and the result will be double-digit losses in sales of imported high-end durables in 2003.
In addition to the possibility of a break in confidence, we do not know how far the adjustment of the stocks of consumer durables and business capital equipment has come.
If you have a slant it's toward durables, and that is good news because durable goods jobs pay more and have more benefits and what have you,'' said Jack Kyser, chief economist for the nonprofit corporation.
TC Memo 1994-601, the court held that the companies failed to demonstrate that the consumer durables leased in their rent-to-own business were properly depreciated under the income forecast method.
During this period, durables goods purchases advanced a robust 13.
Each of the regions with above-average increase in nonfarm payrolls had large increases in durables manufacturing payrolls.
One of the most competitive segments in retailing within India lies in the consumer durables industry.
Monthly Turnover Index - Consumer Durables for all EU 25 countries with key trends
Within consumer durables, an increase in the output of automotive products, mainly motor vehicle assemblies and replacement tires, more than offset a decline in the production of other durable goods.