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English to German translations [PRO] Bus/Financial - Transport / Transportation / Shipping / Logistics
English term or phrase:stocks-to-use ratio
The Stocks to Use Ratio is a convenient measure of supply and demand interrelationships of commodities. The stocks to use ratio indicates the level of carryover stock for any given commodity as a percentage of the total demand or use. The mathematical formula for this relationship is as follows
Beginning Stock + Total Production — Total Use
This can be simplified by consolidating the upper portion of the relationship to:
Carryover x 100 = Stocks To Use Ratio