Example sentences for: overcapacity

How can you use “overcapacity” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • You wouldn't be wrong, then, to see something a tad Chicken Littleish in all this overcapacity talk, especially when it's being proffered by the very people building the cars for which there is supposedly no demand.

  • By some estimates, in fact, overcapacity of a million cars is reasonable for the Big Three.

  • Put this together with the new mobility of capital--the ability of companies to move their manufacturing facilities wherever the costs are lowest--and you have the ingredients for an international race to the bottom in wages and social benefits, as companies seek to cut costs in the face of this overcapacity and heightened competition for markets.

  • Jingoistic pride thwarted past proposed international mergers, and led to quotas, tariffs and overcapacity at many auto plants worldwide.

  • But I do think they're symptomatic of a larger problem: Journalistic overcapacity.

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