the amount of goods and services available for consumers to buy. Supply compared with demand dictates price. It is assumed that things that are in low demand and high supply cost less. Supply is increased when production increases.
A schedule (or graph) showing how many units of a good or service producers are willing and able to sell at all possible prices during a period of time. View Capstone Lesson(s) that address this concept
The different quantities of a resource, good or service that will be offered for sale at various possible prices during a specific time period; supply is generally presented as schedule of prices and quantities; it can also be represented graphically as a supply curve.
The quantity of a particular commodity available for current trading. heavy - When the volume of supplies is above average for the market being being reported. moderate - When volume of supplies is average for the market being reported. light - When the volume of supplies is below average for the market being reported.
The relation between the price of a good or service and the quantity that firms are willing to sell. Usually a positive relation - a higher price implies more of the good or service is supplied to the marketplace.
The quantity of a good available to meet demand. Supply consists of inventories from previous production, current production, and expected future production. Because resources are scarce, supply creates demand. Only price must be determined.
The amount of goods available in the market to be sold at a given price. The term is often coupled with supply and demand The appraisal principle that follows the interrelationship of the supply of and demand for real estate. As appraising is based on economic concepts, this principle recognizes that real property is subject to the influences of the marketplace just as is any other commodity. (See appraisal, demand)
in the context of Manitoba Job Futures supply refers to the availability of occupationally qualified individuals, including new entrants to the labour market as well as those currently employed or unemployed.
In Star Craft, each player has two Supply counters- the first refers to the amount of supply being consumed by the player's units and the second refers to the amount of total supply available. The difference in the two numbers is the amount of supply that is still available for constructing additional units. Once the difference in the two numbers reaches zero, a player will not be able to construct any additional units.
Parliamentary authority for a government to spend public money and incur expenses or liabilities; the granting of supply by Parliament is always a matter of confidence in the government. Back to the Top
To fill up, or keep full; to furnish with what is wanted; to afford, or furnish with, a sufficiency; as, rivers are supplied by smaller streams; an aqueduct supplies an artificial lake; -- often followed by with before the thing furnished; as, to supply a furnace with fuel; to supply soldiers with ammunition.
the operations normally involved in furnishing, providing, affording or distributing items of supply to a user to satisfy stated requirements. The function includes all actions from the initial determination of requirements as to kind and quality through testing, standardization, adoption, modification, procurement, acceptance, receipt, storage, issue, maintenance, distribution, salvage, reissue, disposal, accountability, responsibility and stock control.
The collection of resources based upon requirements, storage and protection of the resources, and the issue of resources to users. Supply is either wholesale or retail, and includes the processes of provisioning, distribution, and reclamation.