Definition of economy of scale in English:

economy of scale

  • A proportionate saving in costs gained by an increased level of production: mergers may lead to economies of scale
    More example sentences
    • They don't benefit from economies of scale because their costs increase as they grow.
    • It just needs to take market share, gain economies of scale, and grow profitably.
    • Where there were few opportunities for economies of scale in production, brands had little role to play.
See parent entry: economy

More definitions of economy of scale

Definition of economy of scale in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrə(ʊ)ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space