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inventories of finished goods
Description

Inventories of finished goods consist of goods that are ready for sale or shipment, but held by the producer.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP) F
inventories of goods for resale
Description

Inventories of goods for resale consist of goods acquired by enterprises, such as wholesalers and retailers, for the purpose of reselling them without further  processing (that is, not transformed other than by presenting them in ways that are attractive to the customer).


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
inventories of materials and supplies
Description

Inventories of  materials and supplies are goods that their owners intend to use as intermediate inputs in their own production processes, not to resell.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
inventories of work-in progress
Description

Inventories of work-in progress consist of goods and services that are partially completed but that are not usually turned over to other units without further processing or that are not mature and whose production process will be continued in a subsequent period by the same producer.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
isic
Description
ISIC is the United Nations International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities; the third revision of ISIC is used in the 1993 SNA.
Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP) F
iucn red list
Description
Listing of animals threatened with extinction. The 1994 IUCN Red List, compiled by the World Conservation Monitoring Centre, includes more than 6,000 animal species known to be at risk.
Source : Environment
Source Detail : Compendium of Enviroment Statistics