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production costs Line breaks: pro|duc¦tion costs

Definition of production costs in English:

plural noun

Business costs involved in the production of goods: prices will increase to reflect the increased production costs new technologies may drive production costs down
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  • If all the studios were to take the brave decision to cut inflated star salaries they could potentially shave off tens of millions of dollars off production costs.
  • On the Waterfront opened to excellent critical reviews and positive public reaction, and went on to gross ten times its production costs in its initial release.
  • By cutting development and production costs, Ford had increased the likelihood of the car's profitability.

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