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Definition of

EBQ

Operations & Production

size cheapest and easiest to produce the optimum batch size for the manufacture of an item or component, at the lowest cost. The batch size is a tradeoff between unit costs that increase with batch size and those that decrease. The point of lowest combined or total cost indicates the most economic batch size for production.

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Definitions of ’EBQ’ and meaning of ’EBQ’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’EBQ’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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