Optimum capacity

Optimum capacity

The amount of manufacturing output that creates the lowest cost per unit.

Optimum Capacity

The number of units a company can manufacture at the lowest possible cost. Generally speaking, a company is said to have reached optimum capacity when the cost of the production of one additional unit is equal to the average cost for every unit.
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Without mincing words, it may be said that assemblers operate at below optimum capacity utilization.
The said order will further boost the sales hereby resulting into optimum capacity utilization.
Since the takeover, Barclays analysts have been visiting various stores of the famous grocery chain only to find many of the shelves empty or operating at less than its optimum capacity, as a result of which sales were suffering, (https://www.
The budget can be enhanced to better explain variances by including additional items in the budget, such as: optimum capacity (in units), capacity utilization percentage, fixed cost of sales, fixed cost of sales per unit, variable cost of sales, variable cost of sales per unit, unutilized capacity cost, gross profit margin before unutilized capacity costs (the normal gross profit margin that the business would expect to achieve at optimum capacity utilization), and gross profit margin of unutilized capacity costs (the impact of unutilized capacity costs on the total gross profit margin).
Not only does drinking water in itself offer several health benefits to the body, it helps keep the body running at optimum capacity.
If the three refineries were working at optimum capacity, their products would still be insufficient for national consumption.
A feasibility study being conducted by OPWP will determine the optimum capacity, he said.
He said our country is blessed with talented youth and vibrant human resource which if utilized in optimum capacity can yield fruitful results for overall national progress.
Egypt's plan to boost national power output to 50,000 MW (50GW) in renewable power by 2030 includes the Burban Aswan solar energy park, the first phase of which to be built by France's EDF by May 2018 with a total optimum capacity of 1.
Its Bataan refinery was running on maintenance mode below optimum capacity for 35 days in the second quarter and 18 days in the third quarter.
The 'Ticketed Events in Dubai' 2015 report contains findings to better equip organisers in the decision making process to help grow existing events and to launch new ones based on type, scale, price points, calendar opportunities, buying behaviour, event attendee potential and optimum capacity.
Veolia Water Technologies South Africa will manufacture and deliver 160 tonnes of chemicals every six weeks for the next three years to keep the company's Sulphate Removal seawater treatment units running at optimum capacity.