What does overcapacity mean?

Definitions for overcapacityˌoʊ vər kəˈpæs ɪ ti

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word overcapacity.


  1. overcapacity(Noun)

    A capacity for the production of a commodity or product that is in excess of what is needed


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overcapacity in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overcapacity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Joerg Wuttke:

    China is always enticing industries to grow. The system breeds overcapacity.

  2. Jiang Feitao:

    The government should not use this as a main solution to ease domestic overcapacity as any blind push would bring consequences.

  3. Shell Refining:

    The Board has concluded that refining margins are expected to remain depressed due to overcapacity in the global refining industry.

  4. Mervyn Teo:

    Management tussles accelerated its operational and financial deterioration, on top of being in an industry plagued by overcapacity.

  5. Guillaume Faury:

    There is overcapacity in the helicopter sector for supplying the oil and gas and I don't anticipate that things will change in 2016 and in 2017.

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