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Base Metal

A metal other than a precious metal; iron is often excluded as well. Common examples include aluminum, tin and copper. Base metals may be traded as commodities and have a variety of uses. As currencies have increasingly gone to fiat money systems, coins are usually made out of a base metal such as zinc.
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We see from Table 1 that the survivability of the basic metal in seawater is 1.
In textile, basic metal and alloy and transport equipment and parts industries the negative and significant value of employment elasticity with respect to capital puts a question mark on the absorption of labour with increase in capital during pre-reform period.
It is difficult for the crack to propagate in the CT samples with a slot made at the junction of the weld and the basic metal as the front of the crack runs into various structures.
Significant increases were observed in the following major sectors: petroleum products, wood and wood products, basic metals, transport equipment, miscellaneous manufactures, electrical machinery, paper and paper products, machinery except electrical, beverages and leather products.
Fisheries accounted for the highest percentage of loans; mining, building materials and basic metal manufacturing sectors ranked first in terms of the value of financing.
In the meantime, the basic metal sector shrank 17% in January primarily due to shrinking output of steels.
Implant Sciences is developing a proprietary chemical vapor deposition process to coat cobalt-chrome, the basic metal used in manufacturing knee and hip total joint replacements, with various mixtures of ceramics to provide a well adhered, lubricious surface.
However, in the second half of 2011 Taiwan's industries, including textile, garment, basic metal, electronic parts, computers & related items, chemical materials, etc.
Although output of basic metal and metal products all-but held its own between October and November, it was still 1.
James noted that magnesium was selected as the basic metal for the program because of its ultra-light weight and other unique properties "that give it a major advantage over competing materials for manufacturing a component of this type.
In addition to the basic metal framing channel, Wesanco provides an extensive series of high grade pipe clamps, standard and specialty fabricated fittings.
In a statement to Saudi Press Agency (SPA), the Public Relations Director of the Saudi Authority for Industrial Cities and Technology Zones "Modon" Sami Ibrahim Al-Hossni said that the contracts concluded by the Authority with the investors in the industrial city of Najran reached 39 investment contracts ranged from industrial to service contracts that include the areas of basic metal industries, chemical and plastics products, building materials, ceramics and glass, and food and beverages.

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