Goods bought and used by consumers, rather than by manufacturers for producing other goods. Often contrasted with capital goods.
More example sentences
- Prices for most manufactured and consumer goods are either flat or declining.
- They are making the manufacturers of consumer goods responsible for the fate of what they manufacture.
- Not long ago Unilever, manufacturers of consumer goods, opened business in the city.
Definition of consumer goods in:
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